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Pennsylvania Down Syndrome Advocacy Coalition (PDSAC) seeks to improve, through legislative, regulatory and policy advocacy, the quality of life for all individuals with Down syndrome, regardless of age, at the community, state, and national levels.  



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* Watch / Read PA Self-Advocate Alex Lee deliver his message to PA's Congress members:  Video and  Written message
* Watch PA Self-Advocate  Sara Wolff discuss The ABLE Act.    This is her story

* This is what the country's largest minority (The Disability Community) wants candidates and the public to know this election. ‪#‎CripTheVote‬.  Click here

Senator Bob Casey Issues Statement on World Down Syndrome Day

US Senator (D-PA) Bob Casey issued a statement that included the following quote: "Be assured that I will continue to work with the Down syndrome community in Pennsylvania and throughout the country to support them and shine a light on their contributions to our country."

To read the complete statement go to:   Casey Statement

Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-8) brings awareness of Down syndrome to US House of  Representatives. Fitzpatrick Video


  PA Treasury Unveils New Website on PA ABLE Savings Account Program

  Individuals with disabilities can learn about the upcoming program,      determine eligibility and register to receive updates  (Jan 12 2017)