New Moms Group

Wednesday, July 6th | 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
This is a virtual event.

New moms of children with Down syndrome ages 0-18 months are invited to join us for a virtual group hosted by Mary-Frances Garber, CGC.

Please email Sarah Cullen at scullen@mdsc.org to request Zoom registration link.

*Note: Priority will be given to moms who have not participated in a New Moms Group before, but anyone interested is encouraged to email Sarah – space is limited

Splash Pad at Ghiloni Park – CMDS Family Group

Sunday, July 17th | 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Ghiloni Park - 239 Concord Rd, Marlborough, MA 01752

Splash pad and playground! Bring your sunscreen, lunch and snacks!

Admission is free.

Sponsored by MDSC’s Central Mass Down Syndrome Family Group.

Western MA Family Gathering!

Saturday, July 23rd | 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
300 N Main St, Florence, MA 01062

We are excited to be hosting a Family Gathering in Look Park in Florence, MA on Saturday, July 23 from 10 AM – 2 PM at
the “Mini-Shelter” by the playground and water spray park!

You must RSVP to Sarah Cullen by email with the total number of people who will be attending (this will also ensure free entrance/parking).
Please bring your own food and drinks. We will bring some fun activities for the kids. There are restrooms very close to the pavilion.

Hope to see you there!!

Down Syndrome-Autism Connection Monthly Chat

Wednesday, July 27th | 8:00 p.m.
This is a virtual event.

The Down Syndrome-Autism Connection convene its regular Zoom chat the last Tuesday of every month.  The DSAC invites all families affected by Down syndrome and autism, including families who recently got an autism diagnosis, to join them. To be added to the invitation list, please contact Jeanne Doherty at jdoherty@mdsc.org.

Down Syndrome-Autism Connection Monthly Chat

Wednesday, September 28th | 8:00 p.m.
This is a virtual event.

The Down Syndrome-Autism Connection convene its regular Zoom chat the last Tuesday of every month.  The DSAC invites all families affected by Down syndrome and autism, including families who recently got an autism diagnosis, to join them. To be added to the invitation list, please contact Jeanne Doherty at jdoherty@mdsc.org.

“Inclusive Future” Buddy Walk

Sunday, October 9th | In Person at Wakefield Common - OR
In Your Community throughout October

In 2022, we have TWO BUDDY WALKS to make a world of difference!

We are SO excited to be BACK IN PERSON at Lake Quannapowitt in Wakefield on Sunday, October 9th!
Register here for In Person

OR you can also Buddy Walk in the comfort of your own community throughout the month of October!
Register here for In Your Community

More information at https://mdsc.org/events/statewide-buddy-walk-program/

Down Syndrome-Autism Connection Monthly Chat

Wednesday, October 26th | 8:00 p.m.
This is a virtual event.

The Down Syndrome-Autism Connection convene its regular Zoom chat the last Tuesday of every month.  The DSAC invites all families affected by Down syndrome and autism, including families who recently got an autism diagnosis, to join them. To be added to the invitation list, please contact Jeanne Doherty at jdoherty@mdsc.org.

Down Syndrome-Autism Connection Monthly Chat

Wednesday, November 30th | 8:00 p.m.
This is a virtual event.

The Down Syndrome-Autism Connection convene its regular Zoom chat the last Tuesday of every month.  The DSAC invites all families affected by Down syndrome and autism, including families who recently got an autism diagnosis, to join them. To be added to the invitation list, please contact Jeanne Doherty at jdoherty@mdsc.org.