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

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...

World Down Syndrome Day 3.21

Help DSACO celebrate World Down Syndrome Day on March 21st! Wear your favorite pair of crazy socks and ask your friends, family and pets to do the same! Then take a picture in your crazy socks to show support for those with Down syndrome on March 21st....

NEW Executive Director!

DSACO Families,  We are excited to introduce to you Sarah Soell.  Sarah will started as our new Executive Director on January 8.  Sarah is no stranger to DSACO as she and her family have been involved with our organization for many years. Sarah has served several of...

Our families and their stories

Hudson’s Story

Hudson's Story On Christmas Day in 2011 Jason and Eilene Franks received a gift unlike any other – the birth of their son Hudson. Shortly after welcoming Hudson into the world, the couple learned that Hudson would live his life with Down syndrome. “We didn’t have an...

Parker’s Story

Parker's Story DSACO has been a part of Parker Timmie’s life since he was four-years-old. In fact, his father Bill had the honor of filing the 501c3 form that launched DSACO as a non-profit agency in 2000. Parker and his family have been involved with DSACO in some...

Ty’s Story

Ty's Story Mandi Kaiser experienced firsthand a void in the training of modern-day medical professionals when her son Ty was born without a pre-natal diagnosis of Down syndrome. “When Ty was born he was immediately transported to NICU and I was left by myself,” Mandi...

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