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.. DSAW Chippewa Valley Chapter

Who we are

The Down Syndrome Association of Wisconsin - Chippewa Valley chapter is a local resource for people with Down syndrome, their families and others that support them.  We are committed to providing support and information in the hope of cultivating awareness, respect and opportunity for those in our community touched by Down syndrome.

The Chippewa Valley chapter is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization organized through the Down Syndrome Association of WI, Inc. The members of the DSAW-Chippewa Valley are people from west central Wisconsin and surrounding communities. Many of us are parents, professionals, siblings and relatives of people with Down syndrome. We welcome anyone that has an interest to join us.

What we offer

SOCIAL It is always fun to get our children together and share experiences.  Regular, scheduled get togethers include: World Down Syndrome Day events, Awareness Walk, summer pool party and picnic, Holiday Party, family social outings, and educational meetings.

FINANCIAL We provide aid for local families in need who would like to participate in conferences and educational programs, as well as, provide funding for approved activities.

EDUCATIONAL Scheduled speakers keep our group and the community informed on current topics related to Down syndrome. Our newsletter offers current stories and important news, as well as, a calendar of upcoming events.

OUTREACH We provide an opportunity for parents to receive advice from other parents of children with Down syndrome who have faced many of the same challenges. Parent contacts are available to support and encourage. We will provide or help you find information to help you make informed decisions.

ADVOCACY / AWARENESS Take advantage of our resource materials and contacts to help your advocacy endeavors. Participation in our annual Awareness Walk is a great way to get together with the local Down syndrome community while promoting awareness.

The Down Syndrome Association of Wisconsin - Chippewa Valley chapter is a local resource for people with Down syndrome and other developmental challenges, their families and others that support them. We are committed to providing support and information in the hope of cultivating awareness, respect and opportunity for those in our community touched by Down syndrome. Your support for the Down Syndrome Association of Wisconsin - Chippewa Valley chapter is very much appreciated. Donate Here

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