Every person with Down syndrome is a valued.


Support, such as services or programs, for parents and caregivers of children with Down syndrome.

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Programs aim to teach parents of children with Down syndrome to be effective first teachers.

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See how you can be involved in the Down syndrome community and meet more of your peers.

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Your support keeps programs and services open which helps the community grow.


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DSANV has become a trusted resource for individuals with Down syndrome and their families and friends in Northern Virginia. Our organization engages a strong board of directors and a broad base of volunteer and financial support to achieve our mission of ensuring individuals with Down syndrome, and their families, receive the support they need to participate in, contribute to and achieve fulfillment of life in their communities. 

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D.A.D.S. Zoom

By popular request, our next DADS (DS) meeting will be Tuesday, July 21st between 7:00 – 9:00 p.m..  Please email

DSANV Summer Buddy Program!

Since we can only have a limited amount of in-person social interaction this summer, DSANV is creating a Virtual Buddy Program!

Webinar with David Egan

Coming July 7th at 7:00 pm, DSANV will proudly host a webinar featuring David Egan! David is a DSANV board

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