Every Little Blessing's Beginning

Every time a new baby with Down syndrome is born in El Paso, a welcome committee of DSCEP parents brings a gift basket to the hospital. As our mission states, the DSCEP is dedicated to providing resources and support to individuals with Down syndrome and their families.

Recourse for Parents

The Down Syndrome Coalition for El Paso understands the unique challenges and concerns you face as you navigate parenthood with a child with Down syndrome. You aren’t alone. Our community is made up of families and children of varying ages, races, religious beliefs, and socioeconomic levels. Explore the links below to find local and national resources.

Every Little Blessing
National Down Syndrome Society
National Down Syndrome Congress
Paso Del Norte Children’s Development Center
Education Service Center - Region 19
Down Syndrome Diagnosis Network


The National Down Syndrome Congress is hosting the Convention From Your Couch. If you register your family, you will be able to watch the webinars until June 30th. Don’t miss out on this great resource.

Convention From Your Couch registration


Here are some great ideas for potty training children with special needs.

Potty Training Tips by Jessica Quinn