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

National Down Syndrome Society
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New York New York 10017
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Buddy Walk®

Featured ImageThe Buddy Walk® was established in 1995 by the National Down Syndrome Society to celebrate Down Syndrome Awareness Month in October and to promote acceptance and inclusion of people with Down syndrome.

  1. About the National Buddy Walk® Program

    About the National Buddy Walk® ProgramLearn more about the history of current practices of the National Buddy Walk® Program!

  2. Find a Buddy Walk®

    Find a Buddy Walk® There are over 250 Buddy Walk® events taking place this year. Find the one nearest you and join the fun!

  3. Organizers

    OrganizersInterested in organizing a Buddy Walk® or accessing your current login? Click below!

  • Buddy Walk
  • NDSS Yourway
  • NDSS DS-Ambassadors