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Down Syndrome of Louisville, Inc. (DSL) is a non-profit organization founded in 1977 by Mary Carter, an early childhood educator who established the first Early Intervention Education program for children with Down syndrome in Kentucky. Our grassroots organization grew with parent support to incorporate in 1991 to offer services for individuals with Down syndrome of all ages in Southern Indiana and Kentucky. The Down Syndrome of Louisville Lifelong Learning Centers in Louisville, KY & New Albany, IN are the first in the nation to offer comprehensive developmental services.

Family Member News

  • Haven't set up your team yet? We've go you covered. Click on the link below to get started. Have questions? Call us 502-495-5088

  • Order your professionally produced walk poster celebrating your loved-one with Down syndrome. Deadline for these celebration signs is August 28th, 2016

  • Thank you so much to everyone who made this year's Celebrity Golf Tournament and Auction a success. We certainly couldn't have done it without you.

  • We have created this satisfaction survey for our families to take to ensure that we continue to provide world class programming and services to you! Please take a moment to fill it out.

  • DSL receives Down Syndrome Affiliates in Action Gold Accreditation. "In 2015, Down Syndrome of Louisville was looking for a challenge and they found it. After 12 months of planning, reviewing, organizing and developing the 130 outcomes spanning the DSAIA‚Äôs Accreditation Checklist, Down Syndrome of Louisville completed and received is Gold Accreditation."

Community Events

  • Here is all the info you need to start a team, with extra tips and tricks to use along the way!