Some babies with Down syndrome are born knowing what to do, and others may need help in learning what to do.

Some of the most common issues for infants with Down syndrome who are learning to feed may be:low muscle tone, medical problems such as heart and digestive conditions and differences in oral or facial structures that may be present. Remember that every child is unique and will have different causes and solutions for different issues. But whether you are breast or bottle feeding you new baby, there are solutions to make mealtime easier. The downloads listed on this page will give you some ideas about how to help child in this area.

Download Down Syndrome Breastfeeding

Download Down Syndrome Bottle Feeding


To enhance the quality of life for all people whose lives are touched by Down syndrome.


We envision a community that demonstrates acceptance, inclusion and appreciation for those who have Down syndrome.