Support Groups

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Alliance of Genetic Support Groups

National Down Syndrome Congress

1370 Center Drive, Suite 102
Atlanta, GA 30338
Toll-free:800.232.NDSC (6372)
Local: 770.604.9500
Fax: 770.604.9898
David Tolleson, Executive Director

National Down Syndrome Society

666 Broadway
New York, NY 10012
Toll-free: 800.221.4602
Local: 212.460.9330

National Organization for Rare Disorders

55 Kenosia Avenue
PO Box 1968
Danbury, CT 06813-1968
Toll-free: 800.999.6673 (voicemail only)
Local: 203.744.0100
TDD: 203.797.9590
Fax: 203.798.2291

S.O.F.T. (Support Organization for Trisomy 18, 13, and Related Disorders)

The Compassionate Friends

900 Jorie Boulevard, Suite 78
Oak Brook, Illinois 60521
Toll-free: 877.969.0010
Local: 630.990.0010
Fax: 630.990.0246

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