Introduced in 2016, #DSWORKS® is an employment program whose goals is to encourage corporations and businesses to invest in hiring individuals with Down syndrome; and increase the number of opportunities for individuals with Down syndrome to work in meaningful and competitive employment settings. In order to increase the opportunities, we are partnering with business, big and small to educate, market, and employ individuals with Down syndrome.
- Share Your Employment Success Story!
- Letters to the Editor/Op-eds about personal story
- Complete NDSS Employment Survey
- Join NDSS DS-AMBASSADOR® Program
- Learn more about the Even Strength Internship Program
- Share #DSWORKS® Employment Survey with your membership
- Support NDSS’ Employment Legislative Agenda
- Link to #DSWORKS® on your website
- Add “I support NDSS’ #DSWORKS® Campaign” icon to webpage and materials
- Let us know of local employers who are or interested in hiring individuals with Down syndrome
- Let us know about your own employment programs, what services and supports you provide, and let us link to it