Down Syndrome-Autism Connection Monthly Chat

Wednesday, May 25th | 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

STEM Presentation (ages 13+)

Thursday, May 26th | 5:00pm
Lake Quannapowitt 1 Church St Wakefield, MA 01880

Teens and adults ages ages 13+ are invited to join us in Wakefield to meet the the First Technology Challenge Team, learn about STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) and to check out some of their recent projects. Participants will have the opportunity to test out their latest robot and play a new game they’ve created!

Please note this is not a drop off event. Parents and/or caregivers are kindly asked to stay for the duration of the event.

Free to attend

*This event has been changed from 4:00pm to 5:00pm*

New Moms Group

Wednesday, June 1st | 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 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