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 Juan

Meet Juan from California. Juan is 5 years old and has Down syndrome. Juan has lots of love to give,
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Meet Coleman

Meet Coleman from California. Coleman is 14 years old and has Down syndrome. Coleman born in 2002 is a polite
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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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