Join us on Saturday, July 16, 2016 at San Diego Harley-Davidson (Morena location), as we support and raise awareness for individuals with Down syndrome. The 8th Annual “A Ride of Inspiration”, is a charity motorcycle event and community festival, which supports DS (Down Syndrome) Action and their fundraising efforts for the Down Syndrome Center at Rady Children’s Hospital. For more details – www.classy.org/arideofinspiration2016
Special Event Announcements:
We are very excited to announce that Councilmember Scott Sherman will be leading the Ride again this year. Thank you to Councilmember Sherman for his continued support of DS Action. Also, we have a special musical guest who will be joining us for the first time, Jose Molina Serrano. DS Action and the A Ride of Inspiration Planning Team would like to thank him for his generosity in sharing his amazing talent with us.
DS Action is pleased to announce that The Down Syndrome Center at Rady Children’s Hospital, San Diego, is now open and is accepting appointments. The Down Syndrome Center is committed to improving the care of children with Down syndrome. The goal of the center is to actualize each child’s potential by coordinating medical and therapeutic […]
Down syndrome is the most common of all chromosomal abnormalities, occurring in approximately one in 800 births. Children with Down Syndrome usually have delays in physical, intellectual and language development. They require specialized services to help them reach their full potential and with your contribution you can make that a reality.
We are parents, grandparents, doctors, educators, registered nurses, social workers and other business professionals interested in improving the quality of life of all people with Down syndrome. DS Action is affiliated of the National Down Syndrome Society(NDSS) and National Down Syndrome Congress(NDSC). What We Are Doing: DS Action holds monthly meetings in San Diego to identify the unmet needs of people with Down syndrome and to find creative solutions to meeting those needs. As an example, DS Action determined that many children with Down syndrome do not receive the same level of recommended medical and developmental care, and that parents often find it difficult to get referrals to a variety of available intervention services. To meet this need, DS Action worked to establish a Down Syndrome Center, where all children with Down syndrome would have an equal opportunity of receiving recommended evaluations, referrals and intervention services. Working with Rady Children”s Hospital...