Our mission is to ensure that every child born with Down syndrome has the opportunity to grow up in a loving family.

Considering an adoption plan?

Considering an adoption planBirth Parents

We know this is a difficult time. Please read more information about the process.


Adoptive Families

We maintain a registry of available families. Please review our process to be included on our registry.

Steps to Adopt

123 StepsJoin our registry

There are many steps to a successful adoption. We’ve got the experience and knowledge to help you through it. There are no fees for any of the services provided by the NDSAN.

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Meet Javier

Meet Javier from Kansas. Javier is 15 years old and has Down syndrome. Javier loves taking walks and going for
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Meet Corey

Meet Corey from Massachusetts. Corey is 6 years old and has Down syndrome. Corey is a loving and happy boy
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Meet Logan

Meet Logan from Michigan. Logan is 15 and has Mosaic Down syndrome. He has severe and multiple impairments. Logan has
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