Our Mission & Vision


The SBDSA vision is to:

• Empower families
• Exceed expectations
• Break barriers
• Move forward


The SBDSA mission is to:

• Promote inclusion in education and work life for individuals with Down syndrome
• Become a resource for individuals and families in the South Bay regarding Down syndrome.
• Support the independence and integrity of individuals with Down syndrome.
• Facilitate the growth and development of individuals with Down syndrome by promoting activities that speak to the challenges faced by individuals with Down syndrome and their families
• Engage the community at large to heighten local awareness and understanding of the potential and capabilities of individuals with Down syndrome
• Provide a bridge to events and services for the Down syndrome community regionally, nationally and internationally.