Take action

So many ways to get involved

Take your pick from the ways you can get involved and make a big positive difference. 

What are you waiting for?

Help us to End The Stereotypes about Down syndrome

Check out our resources which will help you to make a change in your community.

Join the ‘Lots Of Socks’ campaign

Get people talking about Down syndrome by wearing your most eye-catching socks. Believe it or not, socks get people talking!

Share your message

Do you have a message to share with the world?
Join the conversation on social media by using #WorldDownSyndromeDay in your posts.


Challenge yourself and raise funds on World Down Syndrome Day to support us to create a more inclusive society for people with Down syndrome and intellectual disabilities. 

Light up a landmark

Landmarks around the world light up for WDSD – take a look and share your lit-up landmark with us.

Campaign for Health Equity

Join the Down Syndrome International Network campaign for Health Equity for people with disabilities.

Get informed

Learn about Down syndrome from people with Down syndrome. Share your new knowledge with your friends, family and colleagues.

Support WDSD by buying official socks!

The official 2024 sock design was inspired by David from Guatemala, who just so happens to have Down syndrome.

Take part in an event

Find events happening in your area and online that you can join, or host your own event.

Make a video

DownTV is an interactive platform that covers a wide selection of videos related to Down syndrome. Why not make a video of your own to add?

Sign up!

Sign up to hear from the World Down Syndrome Day team about how you can get involved.

You will also get access to our FREE WDSD resources including guides for advocacy, schools and organisations, posters, templates and lots more to help you to mark this important day.

Together we will create a single global voice advocating for the rights, inclusion and well being of people with Down syndrome.