When you help DSAMT, you’re not just changing the life of one individual or even just changing the lives of those with Down syndrome. You’re helping the entire Middle Tennessee community.
We support inclusion and acceptance in our community, schools, churches, the workforce - everywhere! We bring value, and help build a better community for everyone. We help the community better understand the extraordinary gifts that those with "something extra" bring to our lives and to our communities, and, in doing so, we improve the lives of everyone.
DSAMT trains educators, providing new tools they might not otherwise have access to. We help physicians, nurses, and other healthcare practitioners provide better care to their patients and better understand their needs and those of their families. We help businesses improve diversity in employment and improve their accessibility.
Improving the lives of individuals with Down syndrome and their families enriches the entire community. We’re glad you’re here to help.
The Down Syndrome Association of Middle Tennessee (DSAMT) organizes the Nashville Buddy Walk® to celebrate and support individuals with Down syndrome and their families and to promote understanding and acceptance of those with Down syndrome. The Nashville Buddy Walk® is the largest Down syndrome awareness event in the state and our primary source of funding for our programs.Read More
Please join us for the 15th annual Caleb Thompson Memorial Golf Tournament on Monday, August 10, 2020 at Five Oaks Golf & Country Club.Read More
DSAMT's Pepe's with a Purpose fresh, gourmet pizza kits provides meaningful employment to individuals with Down syndrome. Each pizza kit includes all the makings for your family to make and enjoy three homemade pizzas, and it is assembled by individuals with Down syndrome!Read More
Support your loved one with Down syndrome by getting a Down Syndrome Awareness license plate.Read More
Team 3-21 is partnering with DSAMT and redefining Real Estate with a purpose by giving back 10% of their gross commission to the Down Syndrome Association of Middle Tennessee.Read More
Support businesses who donate a portion of your purchases to support the important programs at DSAMT.Read More
Your support and donations help make many of the activities and programs at Down Syndrome Association of Middle Tennessee possible. Make A Donation.Read More
There are many different types of volunteer activities at DSAMT. Most of the wonderful programs, social events, camps, and workshops rely on support from the community.Read More
There are many businesses that are owned or operated by individuals who have Down syndrome, employ them or give a portion of their proceeds to the Down syndrome community. Please consider supporting these businesses.Read More