The NADS Annual Meeting will once again be held virtually this year. The meeting will be on Monday, May 10th and will start at 7:00 p.m. CST. Zoom link will be sent out to all that RSVP. Please RSVP by Friday, May 7th to Deb Kracik at email@example.com.
This is the last week of the Penn Station Round Up for Down Syndrome campaign! Grab a bite to eat at Penn Station in Lombard, IL and Skokie, IL between March 1-21st and round up your purchase to donate to NADS! If you round up your purchase and donate $2 ... Read more
The National Association for Down Syndrome started a petition on February 9th, 2021, to move adults with Down syndrome in Illinois to Phase 1B for COVID-19 vaccination. Please help NADS by signing this petition and sharing it widely with family, friends, ... Read more
Email Subject: Prioritize People with Down syndrome for COVID-19 Vaccine! Dear Senator/Representative [LAST NAME], I’m writing to ask for your support in prioritizing individuals with Down syndrome to receive the COVID-19 vaccine in category 1b. This ma... Read more
The National Association for Down Syndrome’s Executive Director, Linda Smarto, was interviewed by Kate Yeonjae-Jeong for The Teen Magazine! “A Talk with National Association for Down Syndrome This October’s Observation̶... Read more
The NADS Self Advocates and Parent Volunteers all gathered at the annual Chicagoland Buddy Walk yesterday in Bolingbrook to help with various stations including registration, selling raffles, greeting and assisting with games. NADS also had a table set up... Read more
We had a great turn out on Friday! The SAIA group made their own pizza’s and discussed activities, events and ideas for the upcoming year. Self-advocates participate in NADS activities, plan and run their own events and fundraisers, form committees, pro... Read more