Global Down Syndrome Foundation | Research, Care, Education, Advocacy  

The Global Down Syndrome Foundation is part of a network of affiliate organizations that work closely together on a daily basis to significantly improve the lives of people with Down syndrome through Research, Medical Care, Education and Advocacy.

Global Helps to Triple DS Budget

Congress, National Institutes of Health (NIH), & Global advocates celebrate the tripling of NIH’s Down syndrome research budget resulting in improved health outcomes.

What Families Need to Know

Understanding symptoms of Moyamoya disease can save lives. Learn more about this rare disease that is more common in children with Down syndrome.

Advocate for Down Syndrome

Learn how families & people with Down syndrome can advocate and participate in government through key takeaways from Global’s Webinar Series.

DID YOU KNOW?

People with Down syndrome are increasingly becoming recognized as an important part of society. A small but growing number of people with DS are participating in college programs, choosing to get married, and living independently or semi- independently.

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