Please join us for the
Down Syndrome Community Holiday
Saturday, December 14, 2013
from 6-8:30PM at
Mercer Island Community Center at
8236 SE 24th Street
Mercer Island, WA 98040
This is a potluck -- please bring a main dish AND salad or side dish to
share (more than enough for your group!), and presents
wrapped from Santa for your children (with names on them (legible so
Santa can read them!) -- Santa arrives at
DSC cookbooks for sale -- an excellent gift!
||The Down Syndrome Community is
sponsoring a local chapter of Dads Appreciating Down Syndrome (D.A.D.S.)
Please contact Tim Larmore (email@example.com)
for more information on the inaugural meeting of Down Syndrome Community
D.A.D.S. coming up early in 2014!
The Down Syndrome Community is a registered 501(c)(3) organization whose
mission is to improve the lives of individuals with Down syndrome and their
families by focusing on education, communication, and advocacy. Our service
area includes the entire Puget Sound region and Western Washington. Our members
include a wide cross section of families and professionals across the United
Our goals are to:
- Build a caring, understanding, supportive community open to all
individuals and families whose lives include a person with Down syndrome.
- Share and nurture a climate where every human being is recognized, their
strengths appreciated, and their accomplishments respected and valued.
- Strengthen the network of individuals and groups working with issues
affecting the lives of those with developmental disabilities and their
Organized in the late 1980's to educate and advocate on behalf of individuals
with Down syndrome in the community around Puget Sound. Our all-volunteer
organization has grown from a small group serving the Seattle area to all of
Western Washington. Please let us know if you would like to volunteer to help
with our mission, or if you have any questions about Down syndrome. Please take
some time to explore our website for more information about Down syndrome and
the many activities and events we offer.
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