LuMind IDSC and other Down syndrome organizations have received inquiries from families about COVID-19 and their concerns for their loved one with Down syndrome. The information is currently evolving and we are closely monitoring current and accurate information surrounding COVID-19.

Preliminary results summary from T21RS Survey


If you care for a person with DS who has tested positive for COVID-19 or has symptoms of COVID-19, we invite you to complete a voluntary survey. It will take about 10-20 minutes to complete. It asks for: 1) general information about the person with DS, 2) their current health problems, 3) whether they were tested for COVID-19, 4) COVID-19 symptoms and 5) treatments and outcome. Click here to learn more.

LuMind IDSC joins National Consortium to Create Important Covid-19/Down Syndrome Resource

The unprecedented spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) presents the world with a unique challenge and calls for a united response to better understand its impact on the Down syndrome community. LuMind IDSC Foundation (LuMind IDSC) is proud to collaborate with Down Syndrome Medical Interest Group-USA (DSMIG-USA), Global Down Syndrome Foundation (GLOBAL), National Down Syndrome Congress (NDSC), National Down Syndrome Society (NDSS), and National Task Group on Intellectual Disabilities and Dementia Practices (NTG) and Down syndrome medical experts to publish a new resource.

Press Release on COVID-19 and Down Syndrome
National Down Syndrome
organizations combine
efforts to publish Q&A
Press Release
Abbreviated Q&A on COVID-19 and Down Syndrome
Top 12 Q&A
about COVID-19 and
Down syndrome
Abbreviated Q&A
Expanded Q&A on COVID-19 and Down Syndrome
Longer list of
questions about COVID-19
and Down syndrome
Expanded Q&A