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

Nutrition Class

Join DSACO and Dina Shipley, RD/LD, for an 8-week nutrition class! Dina Shipley received her B.S. in Dietetics from Oklahoma State University. She also completed her Dietetic Internship and became a Registered and Licensed Dietitian (RD/LD). Since then, Dina has works...

Summer Camp

The summer camp offered by Select Physical Therapy Occupational Therapists will address/focus on self-care skills such as proper hygiene, tying shoes, buttoning clothes, and basic meal prep. Along with each of these tasks, the children will be given the opportunity to...

Family Sign Language Class

ASL instructor Gwen Cox is offering a 12-week sign language course for parents and their kids! The cost is $60 per adult for the full 12-week class and includes all materials. Children will not be charged! This is a HUGE discount for our DSACO families! Parents are...

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
405-600-9981

 

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