Get Involved With Down Syndrome Research

There are a few ways you can support DownSyndrome Achieves and our mission to ensure those living with Down syndrome can lead healthier, more active, and independent lives in the future.

Participate Now

For the Researcher

Biosamples and having access to our DSA Biobank are essential in order to discover breakthroughs in Down syndrome research. We want to be a collaborative partner with you in the process. Complete our Biobank Request Form to request biobank specimens for your upcoming study. Let us know how we can help.

For the Parent

If you are a parent of a child living with Down syndrome, your greatest contribution is donating biospecimens to our DSA Biobank. There’s no financial cost to you. Simply email dsabiobank@cchmc.org and schedule an appointment. We would love to have your involvement, and we’re available to answer questions.

Donate

Ready to contribute financially?

You can make a one-time donation or donate an amount each month to support our DSA Biobank and Down syndrome research. Click below, and you’ll be taken to our secure payment gateway.

If you want to leave a legacy gift, please email us at info@downsyndrome-achieves.websitepro.hosting or call us at 614-362-3441. We would be happy to discuss different options and next steps.
We appreciate your support more than you know.

Attend an Event

Regularly check our news section to stay in the know on upcoming Down syndrome events, research studies, and conferences.

Breakthroughs Begin With You

Our 5-year goal at DSA is to collect up to 500 blood specimens and related health data from individuals with DS and their immediate families. These samples are crucial to advancing translational research that will yield improved diagnostics and therapies for people with DS.


Please join us in making a contribution to help us reach our goal!