Programs and Services

Programs Offered

New Parent & Expectant Parent Packets
If we are contacted by a prospective parent or learn of them we send them a packet and offer to make a home visit.  The timing is crucial.

First Call Program
We have Release forms at some of the surrounding hospitals so medical professionals can forward the news of a new baby on to us and we can contact the parents.

Lending Library
Located at our office is a variety of books and videos parents or professionals can check out to learn more about specific issues related to Down syndrome.

Step Up 4 Down Syndrome formerly known as the Buddy Walk®
During the month of October which is national Down syndrome awareness month we host a walk for SENM to raise awareness about Down syndrome. We recently changed the name from Buddy Walk® to Step Up 4 Down Syndrome and October 2020 we will host our 1st Annual Walk.

The Learning Program
This is an educational program we offer for parents and children between the ages of 4 and 12 to focus on best learning practices and promote reading and math.

Parent Support Group
These community groups meet regularly to provide interaction and support to parents raising children with Down syndrome.

Teacher Lecture Series
We host 2 lectures each school semester for educators to help support those who serve students with Down syndrome.
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