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

DSACO Club

The next event is a St. Patricks Day party on Saturday, March 18th and will include pizza and decorating cookies! Email programcoordinator@dsaco.org to RVSP. Must be a DSACO club member to attend.

Elementary Adventure Club

Elementary Adventure Club is for children with Down syndrome ages 4-12 and their siblings. They meet monthly for a fun activity, such as cookie decorating, a visit to the zoo or science museum, or holiday crafts. To sign up to learn about these events, email...

World Down Syndrome Day

World Down Syndrome Day is March 21, 2017. We have shirts available. Email programcoordinator@dsaco.org to order yours! They are $10 each.

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
600 NW 23rd St., Suite 206
405-600-9981

 

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