ABOUT US

“BUILDING A SUPPORTIVE COMMUNITY”
MISSION STATEMENT

Our mission is to continue building a supportive, inclusive community by providing social and active events
for people with Down syndrome and their families.

OUR VISION . . . 

To build a supportive and welcoming community for people with Down syndrome and their families, by creating opportunities for social interaction, active participation, family networking and resource sharing.

To build support for our members within the Durham Region community by raising awareness of Down syndrome and fostering inclusive relationships with our neighbours and other community organizations.

WHAT WE DO . . . 

Offer meaningful opportunities for people with Down syndrome to be social and active with their peers.

Organize family-centered events and networking opportunities for all our members.

Provide support, information and resources for people of all ages with Down syndrome and their families.

Promote awareness within the Durham Region community about Down syndrome and the value of inclusion.

Contribute financial bursaries to assist our members with related expenses, when possible.

Raise funds to support our mission and achieve our vision.

Durham Down Syndrome Association Brochure