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WHAT IS DOWN SYNDROME? Find out more about this genetic condition in this description»

The ADSA office (including the library) is closed for the school holiday break. We reopen on Monday 29 April 2019.

Find out the benefits of joining our organisation.

Links and documents to help with your child’s education.

Find out how to join a coffee group, social club and more.

The mission of the Auckland Down Syndrome Association is…

to promote the participation of people with Down syndrome in their community


Robin Hood tickets

We have a limited number of Robin Hood show tickets available to our members only. The tickets are for Saturday 4 May 2019. Show times are either 10.00am, 1.00pm or 4.00pm. Please fill out the form below to request your tickets.

Illuminate night markets

Amy Mauer from Recreate NZ is coordinating an event on behalf of Recreate NZ for Youth Week 2019 – a night market called Illuminate on Saturday 25th May 2019. The event will showcase our community and all the incredible talents we have to offer. Please see the PDF information letter about the evening and the…

Upcoming school holiday event

Come along to a fun morning for families with a child who has Down syndrome and siblings and a parent or caregiver. ADSA member Evelyn Leech has booked the hall at the Ellerslie Catholic church for Wednesday, 24 April from 10.00am until 1.00pm. Play dough and paints and chalk for creativityNoodles and balloon volleyball.Bats and…

World Down Syndrome Day Celebrations

NZDSA celebrating World Down Syndrome Day in Auckland By Diane Burnett, Zone 1A – Auckland representative on the NZDSA Governance Committee As the representative for the Zone1A on the New Zealand Down Syndrome Association Governance Committee, I had the pleasure and privilege of taking morning tea along to the central Auckland Music and Fun Playgroups…

Buddy Walk 2019 Video

One our our photographers from this years Buddy Walk has produced this awesome video of the day. Please remember to like it and share it with your family and friends.

The Vodafone Warriors celebrate World Down Syndrome Day

On Thursday 21st March, a group of ADSA members attended a special event hosted by the Warriors to celebrate World Down Syndrome Day. They were shown around the gym and facilities and enjoyed watching a team training session. This was followed by photos, signatures and a run around on the main field. Many of the…


Help us to achieve our mission

Help us continue to support people with Down syndrome and their families.