Support, resources, advocacy, education and opportunity for individuals with Down syndrome, their families and communities.
DSAV ONLINE STORE
Check out our new DSAV online store! T-shirts, hoodies, bibs, caps, totes and more! Toddler, youth and adult sizes. Download the flyer.
DSAV BIRTHDAY CLUB
DSAV loves to celebrate birthdays! Join the Birthday Club and receive a special birthday treat! Register here.
DSAV Cares Project sends care packs to DSAV members to remind them that their DSAV friends care while they are recovering from surgery or procedures. If interested in volunteering on the DSAV Cares Committee or know of a DSAV member in need, email .
We awarded $3,250 in scholarships to area students who are preparing for careers benefitting persons with Down syndrome. To date, DSAV has awarded more than $22,000 in scholarships to area students since 2011! The awards were presented during the World Down Syndrome Day dance party, which attracted more than 300 DSAV members and their families. Five students were awarded scholarships in 2019. Special consideration is given to DSAV member families. read more
OHIO DOWN SYNDROME LICENSE PLATES
Ohio Down syndrome awareness license plates are available for purchase through any Ohio BMV. For every license plate sold, $25 goes to support advocacy and awareness efforts at six Down syndrome associations in Ohio and DSAV is one of them.
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Resources are available in our Lending Library, which is located at the DSAV Center for Success. Peruse the resources available via DSAV’s Pinterest "Lending Library Board" Looking for a resource not listed, that you think may be helpful? E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to request. Information Sheet.
PARENT CONNECTION FACEBOOK GROUP
DSAV parents are invited to join our new DSAV Parent Connection Facebook group. This private Facebook group gives families an open forum for positive discussion, questions, etc. of all things related to raising a loved one with Down Syndrome. Request to join the group.