RMDSA Home Tee Up Golf Education Contact RMDSA Gift Shop en Espanol Questions & Comments
About RMDSA About Down Syndrome New Parensts & Grandparents Prenatal Diagnosis Be Inspired & Self Advocates Programs Step Up walk Resources Events Donate Now! Find RMDSA on Facebook RMDSA on Twitter

 

Community Groups

Rocky Mountain Down Syndrome Association has several community groups that meet on a monthly basis. The goal of the community groups is to help parents meet with other families to connect, share resources, and provide mutual support.

Look through our list of community groups, find a group near you, and plan to attend! The regular monthly meeting days and meeting times are listed below, but please call 303.797.1699 for more information.

Arvada Community Group
Meets on the last Saturday of every month
arvada-cg@rmdsa.org
Aurora Community Group
Meets on the second Saturday of every month
Usually from 5:30 – 7:30
Located in the facilitator's home
Families of all ages welcome
aurora-cg@rmdsa.org
Boulder/Longmont Area Community Group
Time: 6:30 to 8:30 PM
Meeting Day: Third Friday of every month - January through May
Summer gatherings vary
Third Friday September and October
No meeting in November
Holiday gathering in December (date TBD)
For parents whose children with Down syndrome are between birth and 18 years of age.
boulder-longmontarea-cg@rmdsa.org
Castle Rock Community Group
Meets on the second Saturday or Sunday of every month
Usually from 4-7 pm
Occasional mom's nights out and dad's nights out
Locations vary

castlerockarea-cg@rmdsa.org
Cromosoma del Amor
Meets on the fourth Saturday of every month
1-4 pm
Location: Knights of Columbus, 13645 E Bayaud Ave, Aurora, CO
For Spanish-speaking families of all ages
Facebook
cromosomadelamor-cg@rmdsa.org
D.A.D.S. Community Group
(Stands for: Dads Appreciating Down Syndrome)
Time: 6:30 PM
Location:
Currently fluid.
Focus:
Rocky Mountain D.A.D.S. is a community group for fathers of children with Down syndrome.
Meeting Day: 2nd Tuesday of each month
Facebook
Please call the RMDSA office for details, 303.797.1699.
dads-cg@rmdsa.org
Denver Community Group
Denver, Lakewood, Morrison, Golden, Wheat Ridge, Englewood
Typically meets the 2nd weekend of the month (either Saturday or Sunday) from 3:30-5:30pm
Meeting/activity locations vary
Families of all ages are welcome  
westdenverarea-cg@rmdsa.org
Denver Metro Grandparents and Extended Family Group
Meets on the third Saturday of every month
9:30 am – 12 pm
At the RMDSA main office (7200 E. Hampden Ave, Suite 301, Denver, CO 80224)
For grandparents, aunts, uncles and family friends who want to learn how to support each other and celebrate their loved ones with Down syndrome.
denvergrandparents-cg@rmdsa.org

Learn more

Flying Free in Fremont County
Time: 5:30PM-7:30PM
Meeting Day: Meets 1st Thursday of the month at the Canon City Rec Center and one weekend day each month.
For families and friends of folks with Down syndrome of all ages.
fremontcounty-cg@rmdsa.org
Grand Junction Community Group
Meets monthly – times and locations vary
Families of all ages are welcome
grandjunction-cg@rmdsa.org
Littleton Community Group
Meets: 1st Saturday of each month at 5:30 PM
For families of individuals with Down syndrome aged birth to 18.
littletonarea-cg@rmdsa.org
Longmont Area Grandparents/Extended Family Community Group
Meeting time and date fluctuates.
For grandparents, aunts, uncles and family friends who want to learn how to support each other and celebrate their loved ones with Down syndrome.

longmontgrandparents-cg@rmdsa.org

Learn more

Mom's Night Out Community Group
Meets the first Tuesday of each month for dinner and the third Saturday of odd months for breakfast.
Dinner meetings are at McLaughlin's in Denver
Brunch meeting locations vary
moms-cg@rmdsa.org
Montrose Area/Western Slope Community Group
Meeting times and locations vary – meetings are held a few times per year.
Families of all ages welcome
montrose-westernslope-cg@rmdsa.org
Mountain Community Group
Meetings are held quarterly
Locations vary
For young families in Jefferson County
mountain-cg@rmdsa.org
Northeast Colorado Community Group
Serving Sterling, Twin Buttes, Wray, Brush, Crook, Atwood, Akron, Otis, Ovid, Sedgwick, Julesburg, and Merino. Focus: Birth – 18 years old.
northeastcolorado-cg@rmdsa.org
Northwest Colorado Community Group
Serving Routt, Moffat, Grand, Jackson and Rio Blanco counties. Ages birth to 18. This group meet 3-4 times a year.
northwestcolorado-cg@rmdsa.org
North Metro Community Group
Meets the first Saturday of every month
10 am – 12 pm
Good Shepherd United Methodist Church (3960 E 128th Ave, Thornton, CO 80241)
Please see our disclaimer about this meeting space
Open to families of individuals with Down syndrome of all ages.
northmetroarea-cg@rmdsa.org
South Denver Group
Meeting times and locations vary
Families of all ages are welcome
southmetroarea-cg@rmdsa.org
 




Help for Parents
Request additional information
for New Parents

LEARN MORE>

Community Groups
Look through our list of
community groups

LEARN MORE>


Volunteers

Information on any of these volunteer opportunities, or download the RMDSA Volunteer Application.
LEARN MORE>

RMDSA Newsletter The current issue of RMDSA Newsletter.
LEARN MORE>

Inspiring Stories
Along the lines of the "Chicken Soup" stories, RMDSA would like to inspire the world with our own heartwarming stories and words of wisdom.
LEARN MORE>

Rocky Mountain Down Syndrome Association
7200 E. Hampden Ave., Suite 301
Denver, CO 80224
info@rmdsa.org
Tel: 303-797-1699
Fax: 303-756-6144
About RMDSA | About Down Syndrome | New Parents & Grandparents | Prenatal Diagnosis
Be Inspired/Self Advocates | Programs | Step Up Walk | News | Donate
Resources | Events | Volunteers | Privacy | Higher Visions | Contact Us | Site Map

Copyright © 2013 Rocky Mountain Down Syndrome Association
web site design: dawnbarnhart.com