The Arc of Essex County Celebrates Down Syndrome Awareness Month

October 1st, 2017

The Arc of Essex County is celebrating Down Syndrome Awareness Month (DSAM2017) by encouraging anyone who loves someone or has been touch by someone with Down syndrome to update their social media profile pictures with a custom DSAM2017 filter.  When updating your pictures, be sure to share with your friends, family, and colleagues information on who inspires you to raise awareness.

To access The Arc of Essex County’s DSAM2017 social media filters, images, and suggested posts, visit If you’d like to make a donation to The Arc of Essex County so we can continue to provide comprehensive services and support to children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, including Down syndrome, visit