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The difference between Ordinary

and Extraordinary is the little

“Extra”
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My smile is sure

to make your

day
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I am not awesome,

I am awe

”lots”!
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Together we help

this world become more

beautiful

Support a Child

We believe that with your support we can make a visible difference to the lives of many at the Down syndrome Association of India

Our vision is to facilitate a nurturing and supporting environment both within the family and in the society for individuals with Down syndrome and the mission to provide a long term rehabilitative, supportive and therapeutic service for individuals with Down syndrome.

Upcoming Events



2nd India International Down Syndrome Conference 31st May to 2nd June 2018 at Pune


The Down Syndrome Federation of India would like to break the myths associated with Down syndrome and help make people more aware about it and help break various taboos related to this condition...

DSFI EXCELLENCE AWARDS


For those who make a difference to the World of Down syndrome

High Lights

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    Miss World 2017 Manushi Chhillar

    Miss World 2017 Manushi Chhillar

    Miss World 2017 Manushi Chhillar was the epitome of grace and beauty when she walked alongside a person with Down syndrome at an event in Brazil. Her walking with this person only helped spread more awareness about Down syndrome which is the most common and least understood genetic condition in the world.

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    BRAVURA

    BRAVURA

    BRAVURA Young is an initiative to celebrate courage and talent among kids and pre-teens as well as to create awareness about Down Syndrome. Under this fashion-cum-talent pageant, boys and girls of age 5 to 14 years will be encouraged to come out of their shell and showcase their inner bound confidence in front of the world through several rounds.

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    World Down Syndrome Day 2018 Celebrations

    World Down Syndrome Day 2018 Celebrations

    The headquarters of the Greater Chennai Corporation - the iconic Ripon Building was lit up on the occasion of the World Down Syndrome Day.

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    The Voice of Down Syndrome @ UN General Assembly

    The Voice of Down Syndrome at the UN General Assembly

    "Dr. Surekha Ramachandran created history when she spoke about "Genetic Culling" of persons with disability that exists in the world with special emphasis on Down syndrome.

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    Perspectives on Down syndrome

    Perspectives on Down syndrome

    Eminent doctors, academicians and social activists came together to discuss the various issues that persons with Down syndrome face and how to overcome them. The media decided to do their bit and tried to spread the message through various print and social media.

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    Railway Concessions

    Railway Concessions

    Railways has been providing the differently abled with concessions as well as facilities from 2014 onwards.

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    Raising the Bar

    Raising the Bar

    It is not often that a film celebrating persons with disabilities does so without romanticising the disability.

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    Bridging the Gap - an Indo-Nepal initiative

    Bridging the Gap - an Indo-Nepal

    Dr. Surekha Ramachandran and her team went to Nepal in a bid to bring about change in perceptions about persons with down syndrome.

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    Pongal at DSFI Center

    Pongal at DSFI Center

    Pongal, the harvest festival of Tmailnadu is celebrated with pomp and grandeur across the state. Lots of festivities are organized and people enjoy themselves through some popular traditional games...

Parents Guide

Downsyndrome Handbook

Super Mom

Meet Babli

Programs

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INTERVENTION

The Down Syndrome Federation of India..

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YOGA

Yoga has become one of the most...

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THERAPIES

Therapies are an integral part of any..

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COUNSELING

Down syndrome, though the most..

  • thumb1 Amarjit Singh Anand

    Dear Dr. Rekha, Greetings! I thank you for all you have given us for our cause, a never forgettable memories at the get together at your place. I carried with me great new ideas, experience and learned how to move to achieve the ultimate goal which one can learn only in such gatherings with interaction. Read more

  • thumb1 Esther Thomas

    Dear Sandhya, Thank u very much for all the hospitality shown towards us. We had a memorable evening with all of u. Congrats to Mathru Mandir and all of u , I know u all would have taken a lot of trouble to make this big day happen. Read more

  • thumb1 Vikas Kumar and Kiran

    It was our one of the best decision to visit at your center. Thank you very much for your hospitality and positive response towards us. We were in great dilemma when our daughter Tanvi was diagnosed with Down syndrome. Read more

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Indelible - India's official film for the World Down Syndrome