Welcome to upatdowncountry.com! Here you will find nationally recognized resources and links to education and training for EVERY CHILD because
EVERY CHILD IS A GIFT! EVERY CHILD CAN LEARN! & EVERY CHILD LEARNS DIFFERENTLY!!!
I Care/I Pad fundraising Campaign Under Way now through August 21!!! SHOW U CARE -DONATE NOW!!!
Down Country uses Down syndrome as the voice for the heart of how EVERY CHILD LEARNS! It is a RURAL AWARENESS & EDUCATION initiative to provide education and training for ALL ABILITIES (disabilities/exceptional abilities) for professionals and families in rural communities. There are over 65 workshops of audio training from the NDSC 2011 conference available in the training and resource section.
- Since March 21, 2012 Down Country has donated over 302 i Pads to Tri-State area teachers/therapists
CHECK OUT THE SCHEDULE PAGE FOR INFORMATION ON DOWN COUNTRY'S programming and other Tri-State organizations meetings & events-
Kate Dougherty, President-Tony Dougherty, Vice President -Daren Griesbaum, Treasurer-Alysha Barnett, Assistant Treasurer-Brad Kurz, Secretary-Stephanie Demien, Assistant Secretary-Directors: Keely Ragar, Melissa Hoener, Craig King, Meghan Karr, Clint Allen, Melinda Griesbaum, Kim Triplett, Michael Holliday, Whitney Holliday Honorary Lifetime Members-Amanda Krutmeir Lifelong Friends-Korey Shramek, Heather Allen & Dana Pearn
How to help?
Donate now online or by mailing a check payable to: Down Country 5028 CR 304 Taylor, MO 63471