Down Syndrome Support Team

DSST Buddy Walk

DSST sponsors a portion of the following classes for DSST members (limited to 3 classes per child per calendar year).  Other classes in your local community may also qualify for sponsorship.  For registration and details on classes, please contact Christie Taylor.

Music Together  http://handinhandmt.com

Join us for a parent-child music class involving singing, dancing and musical instruments.   Join our DSST “Ella’s Music” class on Monday nights or sign up for any of the classes offered by Hand in Hand music.

Arts In Motion Dance http://www.artsinmotion.net/

A variety of different types of dance classes are available at Arts In Motion Dance Studio located in Ann Arbor.  

Hippotherapy @ Great Strides Therapy  http://www.greatstridestherapy.com

Hippotherapy is occupational, speech or physical therapy treatment using the movement of a horse as a therapeutic tool.   Therapy is done on horseback in individualized sessions.

My Urban Toddler – Mom to Be, Infant, Toddler, & Parenting Classes http://www.myurbantoddler.com/t-The-Learning-Center.aspx

In addition to being a fun place to play with your toddler, My Urban Toddler also offers a variety of classes.   Choose any of the classes!

Swimming Lessons http://salinerec.com/Default.aspx?id=8

Join our DSST class at the Saline Rec Center, or take a class at your local facility.  

ATA Karate   www.salineata.com 

Join a specially developed DSST session to learn martial arts or sign-up for another ATA class.


Our Mission

We provide support and resources to individuals with Down Syndrome and their families. We work with our community to build an accepting environment where every individual can contribute and reach their fullest potential.

Our Vision

A community where every person feels accepted and valued for their own unique talents and strengths.

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