It's Rocktober!

October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month.  DSDN would like to encourage not only awareness that Down syndrome exists but promote up-to-date, accurate, real-life information about Down syndrome.

You can help in the following ways:

  1. Participate in our first annual Local Support ROCKS contest to win of of three $2100 prizes to the local organization that you nominate here!

  2. Share your diagnosis story with your local media.  Use this form to create your own letter. You can also view the template.   You can also see some Rockin' Mom examples from World Down Syndrome Day HERE and HERE.  

  3. Get involved in your local organization! Participate in a walk, volunteer, fundraise, and give back!  Share DSDN Materials with your local organization.

  4. Share DSDN Materials with your physicians and therapists.

  5. Share {Unexpected} with new families.

  6. Participate in this year's Holiday Card Campaign and as you're creating your holiday list, be sure to include medical professionals.  

  7. Use the HASHTAG #rockthe21 in your Ds Awareness Month Posts, Ds Walk Posts and Photos!

  8. Print out these flyers to share facts about Ds