Who are we?

The Down Syndrome Association of Central Oklahoma, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit founded in January 2000, by parents of children with Down syndrome. The purpose of the organization is aligned with its mission which is “raise awareness and provide resources, as well as promote acceptance and inclusion for people with Down syndrome.”

News and Events

Happy World Down Syndrome Day!

Happy World Down Syndrome Day! Today we celebrate Down syndrome and those who rock that extra chromosome! In honor of the three 21st chromosomes, we ask that you consider making a $21 donation and then ask 3 friends to do the same. Every donation will help...

2018 NDSC Convention Assistance Application

DSACO is offering monetary reimbursement for expenses involved in attending the 2018 National Down Syndrome Congress Convention in Dallas, TX July 12-15, 2018. Reimbursement will be given in amounts up to $1,500. If paying up front will be too burdensome,...

Board Applications Available Now!

The Board of Directors application is now available. The application deadline is April 1st. Board members serve 3-year terms, starting July 1, 2018. If you have a vision for DSACO, or talents to share, please consider applying. If you have any questions please email...

Our families and their stories

Trafford’s Story

Trafford Gould, born November 22, 2003 * Son of Allen and Cindy Gould * Brother of Tressa Gould, age 20; Tamra Gould, 18 and Taryn Gould, age 15 “I know this is difficult news.” Those were the words Allen and Cindy Gould received from their pediatrician two weeks...

Hayden’s Story

Hayden Holmes, born May 19, 2010 * Son of Tom and Alicia Holmes Tom and Alicia Holmes wanted to have a child, but after eight years they had not been able to conceive. Despite the disappointment, the couple moved forward together. They celebrated other milestones,...

Breanna’s Story

Breanna Robison, born January 4, 1996 * Daughter of Mark and Marji Robison * Sister of Logan Thornton, age 24 (husband Tod); and Alex Robison, age 22 * Aunt of Bryce Thornton, age 1 Mark and Marji Robison and their daughter Breanna have been a part of DSACO since the...

Located in the heart of OKC
600 NW 23rd St., Suite 206
Oklahoma City, OK 73103