Congress is considering various proposals that would make sweeping changes to Medicaid, including moving to a block grant or per capita cap funding system. NDSS recognizes the vital importance of Medicaid services to the Down syndrome community, and is advocating for the inclusion of certain key principles in all reforms. Please see NDSS’ position and priorities in the documents below:
Andrew Harris is an avid runner and climber, enjoys movies, music, animals, and anything outdoors. He and his brother-in-law, Max Hammer, along with Andrew’s sister Amy, reached the Summit of the Grand Teton in August 2017; making Andrew the first person with Down syndrome to do so! Andrew, Max, and Amy believe there are no limits to what Andrew can accomplish and with the opportunity, he can do anything he puts his mind to.