The NDSS legislative agenda spans the life experience of individuals with Down syndrome from birth through adulthood and ranges in issue from health care to asset development. These priorities have been shaped by self-advocates, families, affiliate leaders and others under the direction of the NDSS Board of Directors. A briefing document of all of NDSS’ current federal legislative priorities is available at this link.
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Meet an Athlete Ambassador
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.— Andrew Harris