First Downs for Down Syndrome (FDFDS) partners with the Kansas City Chiefs Offensive Line to promote a greater awareness of individuals with Down syndrome. FDFDS provides a significant portion of the budget necessary to operate the Children's Mercy Down Syndrome Clinic, and is committed to ensuring the Clinic's long-term viability. First Downs raises money through their annual fundraising events. For more information about FDFDS, please visit their website at www.fdfds.org or call (913) 722-2499.
The Down Syndrome Guild of Greater Kansas City is a non-profit organization whose mission is to provide support and resources for individuals of all ages with Down syndrome and their families. For more information about the Guild please visit their website at www.kcdsg.org or call (913) 384-4848.
The Adults with Down Syndrome Specialty Clinic at the University of Kansas Medical Center. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call Moya Peterson, Director, PhD, ARNP, at (913) 588-1915.
The Mission Project enables capable adults with Down syndrome and other developmental or cognitive disabilities the opportunity to live independently and safely in the community with minimal support. Please their website at www.themissionproject.org or call (913) 492-7505.