Dual Diagnosis Seminar (Webinar)

Join doctors from Children’s Mercy Hospital as they provide an update on the incidence of dual diagnosis, how to test for ASD and best practices for supporting children with... READ MORE

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Family Yoga (for All Ages!)

Join us for Family Yoga! During this 45-minute connection-time, we will sing, move, breathe, stretch and have fun practicing basic yoga techniques. Afterwards, enjoy a healthy snack and visit... READ MORE

  • Date/s:Saturday: October 9 & November 6
  • Time:10:00 - 10:45 am
  • Location:5916 Dearborn Street, Mission, KS 66202 (Lifelong Learning Campus for Down Syndrome Innovations)
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Just As I Am – Art Exhibit

Please join us for this exciting Art Exhibit that is years in the making!   Just As I Am* invites us to view the world through the lens of... READ MORE

  • Dates of Exhibit:Fri, August 6 – Sat, October 30, 2021
  • Gallery Hours:Thursday – Saturday, 11 am – 5 pm / 6 - 9 pm: First Fridays
  • Location: Leedy-Voulkos Art Center, Main Gallery: 2012 Baltimore Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64108
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Central MO Peachtree Farm Outing

Are you ready for some Fall Fun?! Join us for a family-friendly evening at Peachtree Farm! We will have food, games, socializing—all while, you learn more about our services... READ MORE


Central MO Social Hour – Fall

Join us for our Fall Social Hour! These events are designed to help families connect with one another, get their questions answered and share resources. Childcare and light refreshments... READ MORE

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Central MO Breakfast With Santa!

‘Tis the Season! Pack up your sleigh and your immediate family and join us at the ARC for our Breakfast with Santa! Enjoy crafts, games, and pictures on Santa’s... READ MORE

Keys to Success Conference

Join us for a day of education and fellowship at our Keys to Success Conference, featuring a variety of speakers and breakout sessions that cover the lifespan for people... READ MORE

New / Expectant Parents & Extended Family Gathering

Join other parents and extended family for a great morning of networking and sharing questions, fears, success stories, and resources. Childcare will be provided. DATE: Saturday, November 6th 9:00... READ MORE

Fall Social Groups for Adults (In Person & Zoom Options)

Adults with Down syndrome are invited to join in our social groups that will take place on Tuesday evenings, beginning September 21st. Each week alternates, with one week an... READ MORE

  • Date/s:Tuesdays: Beginning September 21st
  • Times/s:6 - 8 pm (In Person) | Zoom: 6:30 - 7:30 pm
  • In-Person Time & Location (alternating Tuesdays)6:30 - 8:00 pm at 5960 Dearborn
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Teen Skills Series: Communication & Social Skills

Each week, we will focus on a different area or skill related to communication and social interaction. The goal will be to teach and practice these skills in a... READ MORE

  • Date:Mondays: September 20-November 8
  • Time/s:Option 1: 5 - 6 pm | Option 2: 6:15 - 7:15 pm
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Teen Social Group (Virtual)

This weekly virtual social group will be a supervised Zoom meeting, during which time teens will have the opportunity to interact and get to know their peers, as well... READ MORE

Children’s Social Group (In Person)

This group will focus on providing a safe, structured environment for children to practice social skills and interact with peers in their age group.   This group will be... READ MORE

  • Date:Every other Thursday: September 23 - November 4
  • Time/s:Option 1: 5 - 6 pm | Option 2: 6:15 - 7:15 pm
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KC Step Up for Down Syndrome Walk

Join us for a day of celebration for all individuals with Down syndrome and their families. Attendees will enjoy lunch and entertainment for all ages, including pony rides, moon... READ MORE

  • Date:Saturday, October 16, 2021
  • Time:10 am - 2 pm / Walk @ 1:30 pm
  • Location:Arrowhead Stadium, Parking Lot C
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Playgroups are designed to promote development and learning for children with Down syndrome. Created by our Pathways Therapy Team, our Playgroups feature activities that help children learn through play... READ MORE

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