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Our Mission: Support, Educate, Advocate

Our mission is to provide support, education, and advocacy for individuals with Down syndrome; thus enabling each individual to reach their full potential. 

Our Statement of Philosophy

Down Syndrome of Louisville adheres to a number of inherent values, principles, and beliefs as follows:

  • We believe in providing high-quality educational services and support that strive to maximize the unique abilities and self-esteem of each person with Down syndrome. 
  • We believe in the intrinsic worth of all persons with Down syndrome and commit to advocating for their full rights in education and daily life. 
  • We believe that individuals with Down syndrome should have as much control over their lives as possible, and be provided opportunities to express personal choices and values in which they believe. 
  • We believe in the support and education of all families, guardians, and professionals to empower and maximize the achievements of all persons with Down syndrome. 
  • We believe in the value to socialize and connect in an inclusive environment.
  • We believe in providing services to all regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, or age or degree of disability.