• buddy walk
  • douglas on the water-kayaking
  • Tripleplay Playgroup
  • Tripleplay Parent Group Meeting
  • Save the date for the 19th annual Capital Region Buddy Walk to be held on Sunday, September 27th from 12-2 p.m. at Schenectady's Central Park! Start putting a team together and be ready for this great event! Registration information will be available shortly!
  • Join one of our Self Advocates, Douglas Rogers and his family for some kayaking lessons offered through LL Bean! The lesson is on Saturday, August 29th at 6 Mile Water Works/Rensselear Lake-Pine Bush which is off of Fuller Rd. in Colonie! Check out our Calendar of Events on the right side of the page for more details!
  • DSAHRC's Tripleplay Playgroup meetings are a get together for children to play and parents to meet, network and share information. Tripleplay Playgroup meetings are held on 2nd Friday of each month. READ MORE
  • Are you a new parent of child with Down syndrome? Come to DSAHRC's Tripleplay Parent Group Meetings and get connected with other parents and learn all about educational, social and recreational resources and information related to Down syndrome. The parent group meetings are held on the 4th Monday of each month. READ MORE


The Down Syndrome Aim High Resource Center (DSAHRC) is located in Albany, NY. The DSAHRC provides parent-to-parent and professional services and support to individuals with Down syndrome, their families, and the professionals involved in their care. The DSAHRC serves the Greater Capital Region and the North-Eastern region of Upstate New York.

This website provides up-to-date information on Down syndrome.  We invite you to browse through the website, to check our Calendar of Events, to find out more about Down syndrome, to educate yourself on the many issues related to Down syndrome, to read our newsletter News and Notes, to learn about the DSAHRC and how YOU can get involved, to contact us, and to tell us what we can do for you.

We would like you to discover who we are, what we do, and what we hope to achieve.

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The many ways that DSAHRC supporters can contribute

There are many different ways supporters of the DSAHRC can contribute. Contributing is not limited to giving money and the following is a list of some of the many ways you can contribute:

Volunteer your services if you have a special expertise or interest in organizing an event, in fundraising, in being on the Board or a Committee, or in any other way you can.