Kayla’s Korner

Kayla’s Korner is here! Are you ready? 🎙🤞🏼 Kayla’s Korner is a podcast where Kayla McKeon, Manager of Grassroots Advocacy at NDSS, interviews VIPs, Members of Congress, members of the NDSS Board of Directors, and fellow self-advocates on their perspectives on life, experiences, and careers. Tune in to Kayla’s Korner every Tuesday!  

NDSS Letter From Sara Hart Weir and Gordon Spoor

Letter from Sara and Gordon This year, NDSS’ number one priority was the ABLE to Work Act, which helps build upon the success of the Stephen Beck Jr., Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act to incentivize employment by allowing ABLE beneficiaries to earn a federal tax credit to contribute toward their ABLE Accounts. We […]

2018 NDSS Caring with Congress

Public Event Welcoming members of the community, legislators and activist from across the DC area. More details coming soon…

Buddy Walk® on Washington Advocacy Conference

April 10 and 11, 2018 The 2018 NDSS Annual Buddy Walk® on Washington is an annual two-day advocacy conference that brings the Down syndrome community together to advocate for legislative priorities that directly impact the lives of people with Down syndrome and their families. During the first day of the conference, advocates receive training. They head to […]


Join #TeamNDSS at The 20th Annual FLYING PIG MARATHON in Cincinnati, Ohio. It’s the largest weekend party in town, and you can be part of it! There is a race for everyone, including kids races. If you race with us, we will send you a code for a special discount on the following races: Marathon, […]

Kayla Speaks at State of Art Conference

Kayla McKeon, Manager of Grassroots Advocacy, speaks at the State of Art Conference in Syracuse, New York. Kayla spoke about her job at NDSS and #DSWORKS. Watch the Video

NDSS Gala and Auction Night


Register for the 32nd Annual Gala & Auction The National Down Syndrome Society is pleased to announce its 32nd Annual Gala & Auction will take place March 8th, 2018 at Gotham Hall in New York City. NDSS is proud to honor the fashion retailer, LuLaRoe, as our 2018 NDSS Gala & Auction honoree. LuLaRoe is a […]