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
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Deon 'The Miracle' Child

Deon 'The Miracle' Child stars Deon Smith. Deon's mother was told he was born 'a vegetable.' His mother found him a teacher who made all the difference to Deon. Today Deon's love for computers - hardware and software - has demonstrated to all who know him that he is more than his diagnosis.


The NDSS My Great Story Video Project features 10 short videos based on submitted stories to the NDSS My Great Story public awareness campaign.

  • Buddy Walk
  • NDSS Yourway
  • NDSS DS-Ambassadors