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
[email protected] 

Join the National Down Syndrome Society's campaign to celebrate and honor the great stories of the 400,000 Americans living with Down syndrome. Write your great story!

If you have Down syndrome, tell us your great story! We want to learn about your achievements, dreams, aspirations, successes or anything else about yourself you want to share.

If you have a great story about someone you know who has Down syndrome, tell us! We want to know how he/she has inspired you. You can tell a story about your friend, family member, colleague, student, patient, neighbor, etc.

You must fill out all of the boxes on the 'Submit a Story' page.

To upload your story, cut and paste the story into the text box provided. (The story is limited to 500 words.) Verify that you have read and understand the terms and conditions.

(Optional) Upload an image to accompany your story: image must be at least 640x480 pixels and no more than 1 megabyte.

Once you fill in all the boxes, click Submit and your great story will be sent to the National Down Syndrome Society for edit and review. Your great story will be posted to the online storybook within 7 days.

Do you need help writing your story?

  • Buddy Walk
  • NDSS Yourway
  • NDSS DS-Ambassadors