Welcome to downsyn.com, a resource for those who love someone with Down syndrome. If you are a new parent look through our Questions & Answers section and read our A Letter to a New Parent. If you are a relative or friend read our section For Relatives and friends of the new parents. And whether a new or experienced parent or a relative or a friend, come visit our forum where hundreds of parents are ready to share the joy, love, hardships, and fun of raising your child. Our members are here to share their experiences with you and listen to your feelings and experiences.
Our experience with Down syndrome began on April 11, 1997 when our son Michael was born. Mikey is a wonderful little boy and we love him with all our hearts. The last 16 years have been full of ups and downs (no pun intended) but the good times have always outweighed the tough times.