Welcome

 Welcome to upatdowncountry.com!

In January 2017 Down Country kicked off its #Tri21 Campaign.  $32.10 per month for 12 months---YOU can HELP Down Country become fully funded by August 21, 2017 for the year!!!  SHOW YOU LOVE #TRI21

Simply pay $32.10 a month,, be billed $96.30 quarterly or pay the full $385.20 at one time!  SHOW YOU LOVE #TRI21LOVE

Down Country uses Down Syndrome as THE VOICe for how #EVERYCHILD learns and grows.  It operates on 3 philosophical ideals:

1) EVERY CHILD IS A GIFT!  2) EVERY CHILD CAN LEARN & 3) EVERY CHILD LEARNS DIFFERENTLY!

Down Country firmly BELIEVES in INCLUSION for ALL PEOPLE and believes that when you LEARN TOGETHER-GROW TOGETHER-PLAY TOGETHER-Your community SHOWS THEY LOVE & becomes MORE TOGETHER!!

Here you will find nationally recognized resources and links to education and training on ALL ABILITIES designed 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. CHECK OUT THE SCHEDULE PAGE FOR INFORMATION ON DOWN COUNTRY'S programming and other Tri-State organizations meetings & events To request a speaker for your event or to have a meeting or event listed, please e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Questions?  Please Contact Down Country’s Board of Directors at 217-617-3568 or at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Down Country Board of Directors:   Kate Dougherty, President-Tony Dougherty, Vice President -Brad Kurz, Secretary- Keely Ragar, Assistant Secretary-Alysha Barnett, Treasurer - Reta Richmond, Assistant Treasurer - Meghan Karr, Director- Denise Damron, Director- Todd Lehenbauer, Director-Kallie St Clair, director-Stacy Drullinger-Director

How to help?   Donate now online or by mailing a check payable to:  Down Country 5028 CR 304 Taylor, MO  63471

Down Country is a 501C3 donations are tax deductible - Since March 21, 2012 Down Country has donated over 310 i Pads to Tri-State area teachers/therapists