Our Mission

The mission of Down Syndrome of Louisville is to support, educate, and advocate for individuals with Down syndrome; thus enabling them to reach their full potential.

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Come celebrate individuals with Down syndrome as our celebrities, and kick off the Derby season in Kentuckiana! Enjoy a fine dinner, bourbon pull, silent & live auction, lots of dancing, and much more at the historic and newly renovated Galt House Hotel.

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Meet Kobe

"Kobe has changed our perspective on life. If he can go through everything he has gone through and smile... you can too." - Tiffany, Mom

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Meet Isaac

"Isaac is just a special little boy who has been through crazy, crazy things in just two years of life. You would never know it because he is quite possibly the happiest little boy that we could have ever imaged." - Lauren, Mom

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Meet Alex

"She's kind and loving, but one tuff cookie! She's very good at reminding us what's really important in life." - Amberly, Mom

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Meet Emily

"I'm just like you! I like to dance, I like to go out, and I like to have fun with my friends!" - Emily

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Meet Michael

Mike would be a person I'd like to be friends with, if we weren't related. He's the kinda guy you want to hang out and have a beer with! -Mike's Dad

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Meet Chloe

She's changed our family. She brought us closer together. We're laughing more with her. It's completely changed our perspective. -Chloe's Mom & Dad

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Meet Zoe

She has friends, she has a support system...we have a support system. Just knowing that she has this connection for the rest of her life, it's huge.

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Meet Drew

Volunteer

Down Syndrome of Louisville could not do what we do without the support of our amazing volunteers. Are you interested in getting involved? We have volunteer roles of all types and for any amount of time you have to give.

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Become a Kindness Warrior

We believe anyone can be a Kindness Warrior. Kindness Warrior Training is a disability etiquette training that can be adapted for any audience.

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Boogie Down Crew

Healthy movement set to music and an opportunity to entertain is the goal of this program. Performances are scheduled throughout the year across our community. Follow us on social media to see more from the Boogie Down Crew.

Boogie Down Crew

Recent News & Updates

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April 15, 2024

Welcome Whitney to the Down Syndrome of Louisville Team!


March 28, 2024

DSL Adult Caregivers Support Group


March 26, 2024

New DSL Committees


March 15, 2024

Glamming for Gala 2024 Recap


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Emily and Karen are mic’d up and ready to talk all things Gallop Gala with Dawne Gee (WAVE-TV) on WAVE ... See MoreSee Less

Emily and Karen are mic’d up and ready to talk all things Gallop Gala with Dawne Gee (WAVE-TV) on WAVE

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Thank you to one of our Corporate Table sponsors for this year's Gallop Gala, Republic Bank!

Republic Bank exists to ensure their clients, employees, and the communities they serve thrive. It is their vision to be the most financially sound and trusted institution where people love to work, clients love to do business, and with whom community organizations love to parter.

To learn more about Republic Bank, visit their website republicbank.com.
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Thank you to one of our Corporate Table sponsors for this years Gallop Gala, Republic Bank!

Republic Bank exists to ensure their clients, employees, and the communities they serve thrive. It is their vision to be the most financially sound and trusted institution where people love to work, clients love to do business, and with whom community organizations love to parter. 

To learn more about Republic Bank, visit their website republicbank.com.

Meet Isaac, one of our final Down Syndrome of Louisville 2024 Ambassadors!

Watch our entire Ambassador series now at DSofLou.org
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Meet Isaac, one of our final Down Syndrome of Louisville 2024 Ambassadors! 

Watch our entire Ambassador series now at DSofLou.org

Thank you to one of our Corporate Table Sponsors for this year's Gallop Gala, Farison Lawn Care!

Farison Lawn Care is a family-owned and operated business dedicated to professionalism and quality for each client visit and lawn application. This commitment is why Farison Lawn Care has provided the highest level of service to its valued customers for more than five decades.

To learn more about Farison Lawn Care, visit their website farison.com.
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Thank you to one of our Corporate Table Sponsors for this years Gallop Gala, Farison Lawn Care! 

Farison Lawn Care is a family-owned and operated business dedicated to professionalism and quality for each client visit and lawn application. This commitment is why Farison Lawn Care has provided the highest level of service to its valued customers for more than five decades.

To learn more about Farison Lawn Care, visit their website farison.com.
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