Registration for the NDSC Conference will open on April 21, 2017

“Application process deadline has been extended to April 21st at Noon PT.

As many of you know, the National Down Syndrome Congress will hold their annual convention in Sacramento California this year, July 21-23!

If you are new to the world of Down syndrome, this annual conference is a phenomenal event that helps us all get up to speed on the best information, tools, strategies, etc, that help us help our family members, AND, you meet some of the most wonderful people in the world!

Registration for the NDSC Conference will open on April 10, 2017.

Please see for the information that is currently posted regarding the conference.

Application: 2017 Scholarship Application Form

DSNO is pleased to offer up to six scholarships to DSNO Members to help cover the cost of attending the conference this year. DSNO will reimburse up to $1,000 of conference related expenses that you incur,  including registration fees, airfare, lodging, or mileage reimbursement if you choose to drive. Not yet a member of DSNO? Easy….just go to and click on the “become a member” section to sign up!

To apply for a scholarship please complete the “Scholarship Application” attached above, and email it back to me by the end of the day on April 21, 2017.

email Barb Gaffney:

We will inform recipients no later than May 1, 2017.

Questions?  Feel free to email me or call me at 503 781 8621.