Programs

The DSAGC has created a wide variety of programs to meet the needs of our families and professionals.

Early Matters Program
Provides support, social connections and information for families with children ages birth (and prenatally diagnosed) through age 5.

School Age Matters Program
Addresses the unique concerns of families with children ages 6 through 17 with social opportunities, education and advocacy.

Adult Matters Program
Designed for adults ages 18 and up. Offers opportunities for sharing, socializing and learning.

Health Outreach Program
Aims to assist healthcare professionals and other community members by expanding their understanding of the unique contributions and capabilities of people with Down syndrome.

Community Groups
Serves the twelve counties in the Greater Cincinnati area by providing support to a variety of community groups that have been formed to help meet the varied and unique needs of the DSAGC community.

Advocacy
Advocacy is defined as any action that speaks in favor of, recommends, argues for a cause, supports or defends, or pleads on behalf of others.  The Down Syndrome Association of Greater Cincinnati is involved in advocacy work on behalf of children and adults with Down syndrome, their families and the Down syndrome community at large.