The leading human rights organization for all individuals with Down syndrome.

National Down Syndrome Society
8 E 41st Street, 8th Floor
New York New York 10017
800-221-4602
[email protected] 

Employment

NDSS is actively involved in advocacy efforts to create meaningful, integrated employment opportunities for people with Down syndrome. The broad scope of our efforts and our federal and state legislative priorities are described in this section.

  1. #DSWORKS

    #DSWORKS is NDSS' employment initiative that aims to encourage corporations and businesses to invest in hiring people with Down syndrome and to increase the number of opportunities for individuals with Down syndrome to work in meaningful and competitive employment settings.

  2. Federal Legislation

    NDSS advocates for laws and policies at the federal level that would improve employment opportunities for people with Down syndrome.

  3. State Laws and Policies

    NDSS advocates for laws and policies at the state level that would improve employment opportunities for people with Down syndrome.

  • Buddy Walk
  • NDSS Yourway
  • NDSS DS-Ambassadors