Lifelong Down syndrome support for Wisconsin

Wisconsin Upside Down is dedicated to enhancing the lives of individuals with Down syndrome. The mission of Wisconsin Upside Down is to offer Down syndrome Advocacy, Education, Awareness and Support to families of individuals with Down syndrome and the community.

Join us for the 10th Anniversary Buddy Walk on October 14th! Click the logo for more information.




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Want to join? Call 262-443-8690 or email

Visit Our Newest Group, WIUSD Northwest!

Volunteer Opportunities

Learn how to get involved.


Gatherings & Events

Kick off Down syndrome awareness Month with a special Halloween Party at Heritage Hall with Badgers Give Back and Wisconsin Upside Down! Click picture to register!

The 10th Annual WIUSD Buddy Walk, October 14th

Register here!

“ See my daughter first, not her disability.”

~ Parent

“I have learned more from my son than I could have ever possibly imagined.
I hope I can give him as much as he has given me as he continues to grow up.”
~Deb Balderas

 Every time the Green Bay Packers make a first down,
UnitedHealthcare will donate to Wisconsin Upside Down!
~First Downs For Down Syndrome

“Our family learns, smiles, laughs, cries and thanks God for not only opening our hearts, but opening our eyes to what the picture [life] should be.”
~Marybeth Mielke

 “Down syndrome is a gift that can’t wait to be opened.”
~Diane Moede

 “One of my greatest joys is when my 3rd grade daughter,
who has Down syndrome, reads me a bedtime story.”
~Robbin Lyons

 “Having a child with Down syndrome has introduced me to so many wonderful people and given me a new respect for the differences in all of us.”
~Amy Elfner

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