About Us

Down Syndrome Pregnancy is a program administered by the Human Development Institute at the University of Kentucky to provide honest, compassionate, and informative support for those in post-diagnosis pregnancy or waiting until birth for a confirmed diagnosis. HDI also administers Brighter Tomorrows, an online resource for new and expectant parents, and Lettercase, a booklet for expectant parents first learning about a Down syndrome diagnosis.

On our website, DownSyndromePregnancy.org you will find the following:

  • A free, downloadable pregnancy book entitled Diagnosis to Delivery: A Pregnant Mother’s Guide to Down Syndrome by Nancy McCrea Iannone and Stephanie Hall Meredith
  • A free, downloadable booklet entitled “Your Loved One is Having a Baby with Down Syndrome”
  • Blog posts relevant to Down syndrome pregnancy with community comments
  • Sample e-mails for expectant parents to help them navigate new social terrain
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