We offer events for children, self-advocates, and families year round. DSIA members receive substantial discounts on events that require a fee. For discounts to be applicable, DSIA memberships must be active 7 business days prior to the event. CLICK HERE to become a member.
Otherwise otherwise specified, DSIA events are open to the entire family! Please join us!
In addition, many of our community partners offer events or activities for families and individuals who have a disability. Please CLICK HERE to learn more.
Hip Hop w. Darina for Self-Advocates (ages 16+)
May 20th |6:30pm-8:30pm
Sierra 2 Community Center, Studio 1 | 2791 24th St, Sacramento, CA 95818
- 6:15pm Sign-In
- 6:30pm Activity begins and Parents/Caregiver leave
- 8:15pm Parents/Caregiver return
Parents/Caregivers are encouraged to drop off their self-advocate(s) for a night of fun – all on their own. Parents will gather at a nearby location for conversation.
iCan Shine Bike Camp
$275 / non-members
$200 / members
For discounts to be applicable, DSIA memberships must be active 7 business days prior to the event. CLICK HERE to become a member.
UPDATE: Registration will open March 15th to the general public. We will open registration on March 14th to DSIA members ONLY! You must have an active membership Prior to March 8th to be eligible for this offer.
CLICK HERE for more information and to register.
NDSC National Convention
July 20-23, 2017
Sacramento Convention Center, Sacramento
CLICK HERE to learn more!
Feeding Therapy: A Sensory Approach
Friday and Saturday, January 20 & 21st, 2017
Sacramento County Office of Education | 10474 Mather Boulevard, Mather, CA 95655
(Click here for directions)
Presenter: Lori Overland, MS, CCC-SLP
Self Advocate (ages 16+) Karaoke
January 21st | 6:00-8:00pm
Solano County PlayDate
Feb 4th | 3pm-5pm
Imagine That | 848-B Alamo Dr. (Alamo Plaza), Vacaville, CA 95688
Advocacy with Sara Weir, President of the National Down Syndrome Society
February 16th | 6:30pm
Sacramento County Office of Education | David P. Meaney Education Center | 10474 Mather Boulevard, Mather, CA 95655
CLICK HERE for the PDF of the Powerpoint for this Presentation.
CLICK HERE for the #DSWORKS handout
CLICK HERE for the Able Act FAQ.
Glow Bowling for Self – Advocates (ages 16 +)
February 18 | 6-8pm
Archery for Self Advocates (ages 16+) March 11 | 3pm Cancelled due to low RSVP numbers.
World Down Syndrome Day Celebration
March 21st | 11am-11pm