This Month's Events

Upcoming Events

Wed Sep 03 @ 6:00PM - 09:00PM
Karaoke at Toth's Place
Sat Sep 06 @11:00AM - 12:30PM
Buddy Up Tennis
Mon Sep 08 @10:00AM - 11:30AM
Grandparent's Support Group
Mon Sep 08 @ 7:00PM - 09:00PM
Akron Parent's Night Out
Tue Sep 09 @ 6:30PM - 08:30PM
Parents of Adults with Ds

USOD Proudly Presents

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Bridging the gap between research and practice to make
parents more knowledgable & effective with their children!


Meets monthly September 2014 to May 2015.

Space is limited!  Registration required by September 10.

Learn more here.


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Celebrate Cleveland Down Syndrome Day

 Join USOD during Down Syndrome Awareness Month

as we salute Advocates & Champions in the Down syndrome community!

Monday, October 20


Cleveland City Hall

Registration required.  Learn more here.



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Thank You, Thank You

for another successful Buddy Walk!


Donations will be accepted until August 30

to count towards individual incentives. 

Make a donation to the Buddy Walk.


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Keep Calm, It's Only An Extra Chromosome Shirts


 Now On Sale Here!

Keep Calm Tshirt 2014



Get FIT, Learn to PLAY tennis and have a ball of FUN!

Buddy Up Tennis is on the move and coming to Akron!

Fall session starting September 6 - learn more here.






The Up Side of Downs exists to provide support, education and advocacy for people with Down syndrome, their families and communities throughout Northeast Ohio.

We invite you to connect with our on-line family support network, to join us at one of our many programs, do research in our comprehensive resource directory, or enjoy the photos in our photogallery and so much more.


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