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down syndrome researchWe’ve made great progress and are realizing unprecedented results since our founding in 2004, but we still need your help. Whether you are a parent, a sibling, a friend, an individual with Down syndrome, or just someone who wants to support a cause that has the potential to change the lives of over 250,000-400,000 individuals in the U.S. living with Down syndrome, there are many ways to help.

No matter how you choose to get involved, know that everything you do makes a difference. Join us today to be part of the breakthrough!

Spread the Word

We rely on our dedicated supporters to help raise awareness of the LuMind RDS Foundation’s mission to develop treatments to improve cognition for individuals with DS.
> Help Spread the Word

Participate in an Event or Plan an Event in your Area

Attend an event or help “Be part of the Breakthrough” by planning an event in your area.
> Learn More About LuMind RDS Events

Join the National Down Syndrome Registry: DS-Connect®

DS-Connect, the Down syndrome health registry is critical as we move into clinical trials. It’s also a great resource for you to learn about medical professionals, new research endeavors, and house all your medical milestones.
> Register Now

Shop and Search to Support LuMind Research Down Syndrome

When you shop through portals on Amazon Smile and eBay you can designate a portion of your purchases to go toward LuMind Research Down Syndrome Foundation. Earn a penny for LuMind RDS every time you search the Internet with, a search engine that donates half its revenue to the charities its users designate. On some portals we are still found by Research Down Syndrome or DSRTF, but we still get the proceeds.

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Join our Board

Think you have what it takes to help propel research discoveries? We’re looking for people to put their wealth, wisdom, or work to advance our mission. Learn more.