The Icelandic Down´s Syndrome Association was established in 1997. The aim of the association is promote the welfare and rights of persons with Down syndrome, and to share information to its members and to society. Among its activities are publication and educational meetings. The association is also an important venue to create a bond between persons with Down syndrome and their families and friends, and where they can meet, share experiences, and have fun! The association is a non-profit organization and all work by members is done on a voluntary basis. The homepage of the association is www.downs.is and you can find us on facebook "Downs félagið".