2022 DSANV Advocacy Events

The dates for the online: 2022 Advocacy Meetings are March 16, April 21, July 21, October 20. Here are the scheduled speakers:   March 16 – Heather Sachs, Policy & Advocacy Director of the National Down Syndrome    Congress April 21 – Lindsay Kubatzky, Director of Policy and Advocacy at the National Center for Learning Disabilities (along with …

D.A.D.S. Zoom

Although we typically cease meeting during the summer, there’s an obvious interest in continuing to meet during the summer months.  Accordingly, Rich and I will host online meeting via Zoom on Thursday the 18th  between 7:00 – 9:00 p.m..  Please write Rich (rich_westhoff@hotmail.com) or me (gbuzby@aol.com) to let us know you’re interested in participating and …

DSANV Virtual Relationshapes Activities

Relationshapes is a program presented by the Down Syndrome Association of Northern Virginia to teach individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD), including Down syndrome, about social relationships. During the Stay at Home Order issued in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, DSANV is presenting a series of online lessons and activities from our Relationshapes program that can be conducted at …