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The Adult Down Syndrome Center (ADSC) is a comprehensive medical resource for teens and adults with Down syndrome, we provide patients everything from holistic care and support to education and resources in a compassionate, welcoming environment.

Beyond Down Syndrome is home to the Essential Guide for Families with Down Syndrome – a parent-authored guide to Plans and Actions for Independence at Every Stage of Life.

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Trisomy 21 Program

The Trisomy 21 Program at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia evaluates, treats and provides coordinated multidisciplinary care for children and adults with trisomy 21 — also known as Down syndrome.

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Collettey’s Cookies is owned by Collette Divitto, a self-advocate with Down syndrome. After testing out several cookie recipes, she came up with an original cinnamon chocolate chip cookie that people really enjoyed. Because all of her friends and family raved, “This cookie is amazing,” Collette decided to call her recipe “The Amazing Cookie.” She started by approaching a local grocery store and asking if they would sell “The Amazing Cookie.” The store became her first of many clients. Knowing firsthand the struggles that people with Down syndrome endure while looking for employment, Collette decided that her company would be not just a means of earning a living, but it would have a greater mission – to create jobs for other people with disabilities.

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The Improvaneer Method is a program that teaches improvisation to those with developmental disabilities.


John’s Crazy Socks is a father-son venture inspired by co-founder John Lee Cronin, a young man with Down syndrome. John’s affinity for crazy socks paired with his love of making people smile made their mission clear: they want to spread happiness.

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MapHabit™ is an interactive care management platform that utilizes a patented visual mapping system with smart devices to improve cognition and reinforce routine habits. Designed for in-home care organizations, adult living, therapists, and family caregivers, MapHabit™ improves quality of care while reducing caregiver stress.

Massachusetts General Hospital Down Syndrome Program

The Mass General Hospital Down Syndrome Program provides state-of-the-art care by a multidisciplinary team of providers for people with Down syndrome of all ages.

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The National Down Syndrome Society is the leading human rights organization for all individuals with Down syndrome. The National Down Syndrome Society envisions a world in which all people with Down syndrome have the opportunity to enhance their quality of life, realize their life aspirations and become valued members of welcoming communities.

The Experiment is an independent publisher, founded in 2008, committed to publishing a wide range of nonfiction. Many of our books are highly practical, others are straightforwardly narrative—and some ingeniously combine practical information with narrative gusto.