DSACO

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

Extra Help: Save Money on Medicare

Extra Help is a Social Security program that helps people on Medicare save an average of $4,000. per year on their Part D Medicare expenses and prescription medications.  Extra Help is for people on Social Security Disability who have Medicare, as well as those 65 and...

Article: People with Down syndrome never stop learning

View full article HERE New study details development of functional skills based on age “Contrary to some public beliefs, people with Down syndrome never stop learning, and functional skills can still be attained and improved well into adulthood.”—Brian Skotko "Once a...

Open House

The Down Syndrome Association of Central Oklahoma has moved to 521 W. Wilshire Boulevard and we are thrilled to have finally settled into our new space! Please join us for our open house on December 13th from 4-7 p.m. We would love to have all of our partnering...

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
521 W Wilshire Blvd., Suite 130
Oklahoma City, OK 73116
405-600-9981
info@dsaco.org

 

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