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Celebrating 20 Years Of Acceptance Of Generation G



A lot can happen in 20 years. From a single basement to over 57 locations and programming in over 80 countries, GiGi’s Playhouse has truly given a voice to families and people of Down syndrome.

Their Mission?

To change the way the world views Down syndrome and to send a global message of acceptance for all. They want to see a world where individuals with Down syndrome are accepted and embraced in their families, schools, and communities.

They change lives through the consistent delivery of free educational, therapeutic-based, and career development programs for individuals with Down syndrome, their families, and the community, through a replicable playhouse model, all by doing so as a lifetime commitment to families.

With over 57+ brick-and-mortar locations across the United States and Mexico and 200 inquiries to start new locations all over the world, GiGi’s Playhouse is the ONLY network of Down Syndrome Achievement Centers. Every day, we provide FREE, life-changing therapeutic, educational, and career training programs for 30,000+ individuals of all ages.

Through free programs and through our Generation G Campaign for global acceptance, we EMPOWER families by maximizing opportunities for daily achievement and lasting acceptance. To ensure lasting acceptance, we must show the world what individuals with Down syndrome are truly capable of achieving as students, co-workers, volunteers, friends, and valued members of their communities. Our program outcomes help advance this vital social impact goal.

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