Please join DS Action and celebrate the holiday season with laughter and charitable compassion. The 4th Annual “MERRY ALL, COMEDY BALL”, a charity comedy event and auction, will be held on Sunday, December 8th, 2013 at the Mad House Comedy Club (502 Horton Plaza – Gaslamp District on the top level, near Nordstrom). Holiday festivities are from 5pm – 9pm. Click here for tickets. Guests must be 21 to attend.
We are excited to welcome RUSS STOLNACK a.k.a. RUSS T. NAILZ, a six time Emmy award winner, who will be the Headliner for this spectacular show. Russ T. Nailz is well known for his many accomplishments working as a morning radio host, television business news reporter, comedian, guest speaker and so much more. He will be joined on stage by an amazing lineup of performers, Zoltan (Host), Erik Rivera, Mal Hall, Scott Bowman (Auctioneer) and The Amanda Waggener Band. They will keep the laughter and holiday cheer rolling through the crowd.
DS Action is pleased to announce that The Down Syndrome Center at Rady Children’s Hospital, San Diego, is now open and is accepting appointments. The Down Syndrome Center is committed to improving the care of children with Down syndrome. The goal of the center is to actualize each child’s potential by coordinating medical and therapeutic […]
If you attended DS Action’s “Merry All, Comedy Ball” in December 2012, you are familiar with Marisa Cox’s story and DS Action’s mission to make her dream come true. It was Marisa’s dream to meet Justin Bieber and touch his hand. Watching this video clip to learn more. – http://youtu.be/vtRB7fzoKBc.
DS Action is proud to share Marisa’s story and to be a part of turning her dream into a reality. On Saturday, June 22nd, 2013, Marisa met Justin Bieber. Click on the link to learn more about Marisa’s story, see pictures and video from this amazing journey – http://www.downsyndromeaction.org/marisa-met-justin-bieber (Picture courtesy of Justin Bieber via Twitter)
We are parents, grandparents, doctors, educators, registered nurses, social workers and other business professionals interested in improving the quality of life of all people with Down syndrome. DS Action is affiliated of the National Down Syndrome Society(NDSS) and National Down Syndrome Congress(NDSC). What We Are Doing: DS Action holds monthly meetings in San Diego to identify the unmet needs of people with Down syndrome and to find creative solutions to meeting those needs. As an example, DS Action determined that many children with Down syndrome do not receive the same level of recommended medical and developmental care, and that parents often find it difficult to get referrals to a variety of available intervention services. To meet this need, DS Action worked to establish a Down Syndrome Center, where all children with Down syndrome would have an equal opportunity of receiving recommended evaluations, referrals and intervention services. Working with Rady Children”s Hospital...