National Down Syndrome Society8 E 41st Street, 8th FloorNew York New York 10017800-221-4602[email protected]
View our employment resources to learn more about employment of people with Down syndrome.
In general, there are three types of employment options available to individuals with Down syndrome: competitive, supported and sheltered. Volunteer work is a great option to gain some additional job training.
NDSS is creating and compiling resources for employers to help facilitate the hiring of and to support employees with Down syndrome.
The #DSWORKS® webinar series will focus on the inclusive employment campaign and features different speakers with diverse backgrounds focusing on all aspects of employment.
NDSS will award a scholarship to an entrepreneur yearly at the Buddy Walk® on Washington. The scholarship will help a self-advocate to pursue their dreams and aspirations to start their own business.
A collection of stories from around the country that show the ways that #DSWORKS™ is making an impact in the local community.