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Adult Down Syndrome Center Programming

We provide a variety of events, classes, and programs that promote physical, mental, and social health.

Events, Classes & Programs

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    Social Skills Groups

    In-person groups are not currently being offered. We are offering virtual groups. Please sign up for our email newsletter to receive updates about group offerings.

    A variety of social skills groups are offered throughout the year for people 12 and older.

    More info: Contact Katie Frank, PhD, OTR/L at or 847-318-2331

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    Music Group

    This group is being offered virtually. It is currently full. Please contact Ann Garcia at if you would like to be added to the waitlist.

    Facilitated by a music therapist and a member of the Park Ridge Civic Orchestra, this five-week group involves creating a musical instrument, practicing on the instrument and performing using the instrument. The group is offered several times throughout the year.

    More info: Contact Ann Garcia at or 847-318-2310.

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    Zumba Classes

    This class is not currently being offered. Please sign up for our email newsletter for updates. 

    Tuesdays and Thursdays, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
    This hour-long class includes 45 minutes of Zumba dance taught by an instructor from our Advocate Lutheran General Fitness Center and 15 minutes to socialize and eat a healthy snack. Participants should wear comfortable clothes and gym shoes and bring a water bottle.

    More info: Contact Ann Garcia at or 847-318-2310.