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

Buddy Walk on Washington Applications

DSACO strives to take an active part in advocating for policies that may improve the lives of our families touched by Down syndrome and others with disabilities. Almost every year a representative from DSACO is selected to attend the NDSS Buddy Walk® on Washington. ...

Festival Total

The 2016 Down Syndrome Festival & 5K raised $171,409! Thanks to everyone for your support!...

Calendars Available

2017 Bountiful Blessings Calendars are now available for purchase. They are $15 each and can be purchased at the DSACO office, 600 NW 23rd St., Suite...

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...

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...

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,”...

Located in the heart of OKC

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