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! Registration is required for all events and closes when noted. Space is limited and events may be cancelled if minimum number of registrants is not reached.
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.
By participating in DSIA events, you give your consent to the Down Syndrome Information Alliance to use your child’s name and likeness in promotional and educational materials produced by the DSIA for general distribution. You allow this usage without payment or royalty, in connection with a written/printed brochure, poster, and other similar materials as well as video production that may be used publicly by DSIA and its partners and agents as well as in connection with electronic forms of media, that will be used to increase the awareness about the organization or issues affecting those with Down syndrome.
Yuba & Sutter County Connects
First Tuesday of the Month (starting February 2018) | 6pm-730pm
Playzeum | 1980 S Walton, Yuba City, CA 95993
You are invited for an opportunity to meet other families in the local area. We are starting a network for parents/families/caregivers who have children with Down syndrome in the Yuba & Sutter County area. Our goal is to provide an opportunity to:
- Share information and education about the most recent education practices for children with Down syndrome
- Learn about the latest research and findings regarding Down syndrome
- Support each other
- Share our experiences
- Find out what topics and goals parents/caregivers are wanting to find out more about
- Best of all, get to know each other!
Light snacks and childcare will be provided. Spanish Interpretation will also be provided.
Please RSVP by midnight, the Sunday before.
CLICK HERE to download, print and share the flier for this event.
Rise Up Tattoo Fundraiser for DSIA
New Parent Breakfast
Saturday, March 3 | 9am-1030am
North Natomas Community Room
4660 Via Ingoglia, Sacramento, CA 95835
The Whole Family is welcome! For families who have a child with Down syndrome ages 2 and under.
DSIA will supply juice and coffee, please bring a dish to share!
Please register by Thursday, March 1st at midnight.
21+ Self Advocate – Pool
Sunday, March 11 | 11am-1pm
Corner Pocket | 7777 Sunrise Blvd, Suite 1400, Citrus Heights, CA 95610
$5 | DSIA Members
$10 | Non-Members
food and drink are own your own
Please RSVP by Thursday, March 8th at midnight.
World Down Syndrome Day Fundraiser
Wednesday, March 21 | 11am-11pm
Bj’s Restaurants and Brewhouse – 6 local locations
CLICK HERE for more information.
High School Aged Self Advocates – Bowling
Sunday, April 15 | 10am – 12pm
AMF Rocklin Lanes | 2325 Sierra Meadows Dr, Rocklin, CA 95677
$5 | DSIA Members
$10 | Non-Members
food and drink are own your own & shoe rental is on your own
Please RSVP by Thursday, April 12th at midnight.
Woodland Kuk Sool Family Date
April 28 | 1pm -3pm
618 Cottonwood St, Woodland, California 95695
All ages are invited to join us for an afternoon of martial art fun at Kuk Sool Won. Some stations will be instructor led, while others will be open to self-exploration. Stations will include: balance activities, coordination drills, climbing opportunities, and much more. We hope to see you there. Waivers available at the event for each participant. The cost is for each child (with or without Down syndrome) that is participating in this event.
There is no charge for parents to attend and watch.
$8 / DSIA Members
$10 / non-Members