Downside Up is a family for families of children with Down syndrome.

We share knowledge and experience, strength and hope. Together, we find joy in the happiest and hardest moments — because when life is turned upside down, we choose to live downside up.


From personal blogs and stories to news articles and journal reports, you can find helpful, reliable information about all things Down syndrome here. 

 Camp WakaWalu

A camp, with a single purpose: to bring together children who have Down syndrome, and their families, for a weekend of away-ness. Learn more. 


Finding physicians and therapists who have experience with Down syndrome can be challenging. We can help you get started.

As you search for the right schools, classrooms, and teachers for your child with Down syndrome, use our list of local references as a guide.