National Association for Down Syndrome (NADS)
is the oldest organization in the country serving individuals with Down syndrome and their families.
It was founded in Chicago in 1961 by parents who chose to go against medical advice and raised their children with Down syndrome at home. Their pioneering efforts have made it easier for later generations of individuals with Down syndrome to be accepted by their families and communities, to develop their capabilities, and to work towards independence.
Go to visit their website: http://www.nads.org/
Keyword: down syndrome association