Health Care Guidelines

Please download the following article -- Health Supervision for Children and Adolescents with Down Syndrome, published by American Academy of Pediatrics (PEDIATRICS Volume 149, number 5, May 2022)

To view a breakdown of the article by age group, please download the following:
*Please note the breakdown is from PEDIATRICS Volume 148, number 4, August 1999

Neonatal - Birth to 1 Month
Infant - 1 Month to 12 Months
Ages 1 to 5 Years
Ages 5 to 13 Years
Ages 13 to 21 Years

Adult guidelines

Adult guidelines - Spanish

Download Down Syndrome Growth and Development Charts

Download Developmental Scale for Children with Down Syndrome


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.