DSA offers programming for tweens, teens, and adults. Classes and events connect those who have Down syndrome with education, advocacy and support through programming that aims to strengthen social connections, safety, wellness, and advocacy.
Current offerings: Many programs have transitioned to online/virtual format due to COVID-19 concerns. Please check our events calendar for current offerings!
Current & Past offerings:
The Improvaneer Method
Down to Box
Circles for 12-18 years old: Social skills and boundaries classes
Circles for 18 and older: Social skills and boundaries classes
Running Club for Spring/Summer
Running Club for Summer/Fall
Advocacy Training in Schools
Be Safe: Interaction with police officers, modeling safe words and actions with Munroe-Meyer Institute
Workplace Boundaries & Relationships: relationship building in the workplace, social capital, and job exploration
Legislative Advocacy Team Annual meeting and New Member Training - Advocates for ages 18 and up *Parent Session
Step Up Walk Self-Advocate Tent/Activities
Trunk or Treat
P.A.N.S. (Practical, Achievable, Nutritious & Safe practices in the kitchen)