Resources & Education

Resources & EducationEducator Programs – programs that offer encouragement and assistance to educators and therapists that support people with Down syndrome. learn more

New Parent Packages – provide important information on how to handle the needs of newborns with Down syndrome. learn more

Parent Education Programming – help parents stay on top of resources, services and medical needs of people with Down syndrome. learn more

Lending Library – includes resources such as books, DVD’s, CD’s, pamphlets, and educational programs that can be borrowed at no cost. learn more

Helpful Links

Addtional Resources

Find out who your local Wisconsin legislators are

The National Down Syndrome Society has a hotline with translators available in over 50 languages, including their number & information for new parents

“ 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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