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We are excited to announce that DSACF is now accepting applications for
DSACF’s Family Fund!


Please select the type of funding you need assistance with to begin the application.

We know access to therapy may make the difference for a productive and independent future for your loved one with Down syndrome. Therapy Scholarships include speech and language, PT, OT, behavior and more!

We know access to therapy may make the difference for a productive and independent future for your loved one with Down syndrome. Therapy Scholarships include speech and language, PT, OT, behavior and more!

Whether the unexpected extra cost is a hurricane or the loss of a job, the Emergency & Crisis Fund is in place to help with one-time emergency costs that can be a lifesaver for families in need of basic care.

Whether the unexpected extra cost is a hurricane or the loss of a job, the Emergency & Crisis Fund is in place to help with one-time emergency costs that can be a lifesaver for families in need of basic care.

The Medical Not Covered Fund will allow families to continue or start crucial medical treatments from medical devices, surgical procedures, medications, out-of-network doctors and more!

The Medical Not Covered Fund will allow families to continue or start crucial medical treatments from medical devices, surgical procedures, medications, out-of-network doctors and more!


Be In the Know…
Visit Orlando’s Magical Dining Month, sponsored by American Express

From August 24-September 30, 2018, more than 100 local restaurants in Orlando participated in the 13th annual Visit Orlando’s Magical Dining Month. One dollar from each meal served during Visit Orlando's Magical Dining Month was donated to this year's charities, Best Buddies and Down Syndrome Association of Central Florida.
Thank you to Visit Orlando, American Express and all the Orlando restaurants and foodies who participated in the 2018 Magical Dining Month!

Photo Caption: Best Buddies ambassadors Seaira Sevison and Travis Morgan; Emily Hunt, director of state operations, Best Buddies Florida; Don Engfer, Visit Orlando Board Chair; Joanne Marsal Vassos, American Express; Amy Drow, development manager, Down Syndrome Association of Central Florida; and Down Syndrome Association of Central Florida ambassadors Paige and Tristan McMillen. Image courtesy of Visit Orlando.

Photo Caption: Best Buddies ambassadors Seaira Sevison and Travis Morgan; Emily Hunt, director of state operations, Best Buddies Florida; Don Engfer, Visit Orlando Board Chair; Joanne Marsal Vassos, American Express; Amy Drow, development manager, Down Syndrome Association of Central Florida; and Down Syndrome Association of Central Florida ambassadors Paige and Tristan McMillen. Image courtesy of Visit Orlando.

Photo Caption: Joanna Rodgers, program coordinator, DSACF; Shannon Boon, program coordinator, DSACF; Kristin Rothbauer-Westover, communications manager, Visit Orlando; Amy Drow, development manager, DSACF; Julie Kleffel, executive vice president and community banking executive, Seacoast Bank; Louis Kleinsteuber, DSACF member; and, Hart Donovan vice president and senior small business banker, Seacoast Bank.

Photo Caption: Joanna Rodgers, program coordinator, DSACF; Shannon Boon, program coordinator, DSACF; Kristin Rothbauer-Westover, communications manager, Visit Orlando; Amy Drow, development manager, DSACF; Julie Kleffel, executive vice president and community banking executive, Seacoast Bank; Louis Kleinsteuber, DSACF member; and, Hart Donovan vice president and senior small business banker, Seacoast Bank.