HAPPY DANCE! Our HAPPY DANCE! class is designed for children with special needs and will celebrate the joy of movement and music. We’ll use imaginative themes and props to engage our dancers’ attention. We’ll focus on motor skills like jumping, ... read more
New Growth Charts for Children with Down Syndrome Children with Down syndrome grow differently from other children. However, advances in medical care, access to care, and improved life expectancy suggest that contemporary growth patterns may have improved... read more
October is DOWN SYNDROME AWARENESS MONTH …a chance to celebrate people with Down Syndrome and shine the spotlight on their incredible abilities and accomplishments. To pay tribute to this wonderful cause and honor my incredible son, Emmett, Art + Sci... read more
Members of the Chicagoland D.A.D.S. group were recently interviewed for an article in the Daily Herald. See the article here. For more information about Chicagoland D.A.D.S., click here.
The ABLE National Resource Center has constructed an informal survey to gather a better understanding of the level of enthusiasm behind creating ABLE accounts and how potential beneficiaries may utilize these accounts for purposes of maintaining and incre... read more
See local rhythmic gymnast Regan on the news for her participation in the State Games in Normal, Illinois earlier this month: watch interview
Design for America DFA is a national network of college students using design to create local and social impact. We are bringing together 80 students from 29 universities to design for: Enhancing the lives of those affected by Down Syndrome We are seeki... read more