Down Syndrome Association of Simcoe County

Site: Mailing Address

Record #: BAR0172
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 11 Jul 2022


Description (Service) COVID-19 Update
Young Adult Day Program not currently being held, check website for updates

Regular Service
Provides support and information to families with a Down syndrome member and assists families to access needed services families in need.
  • hold events and parties such as summer picnic, bowling party, Wee Ups and Downs play dates
  • services include a library and bursaries
  • hold fundraising events
  • subsidized programs for various ages including speech, music, dance, yoga and sign language
  • offer a Young Adults Day Program for those 21 and over who have Down syndrome

Service Details

Hours Vary, visit website or call for information about event times and locations
Areas Served Simcoe County
Eligibility Individuals with Down syndrome, and their parents, siblings, and extended family.
Application Call, email or visit website for information
Languages English
Fees Membership ; Program - subsidized

Address and Location

Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
Barrie, ON
Physical Access Not Applicable - Location of events varies

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-817-1019
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Primary Contact Jennifer van Gennip, Executive Director; Email:
Mailing Address PO Box 22008 
Barrie, ON 
Canada L4N 0Z5

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