Down Syndrome Coalition for El Paso to Host Symposium this Saturday

The Down Syndrome Coalition for El Paso (DSCEP) is hosting a symposium packed with information for individuals with Down syndrome and their families.

The DSCEP Summer Resource Symposium will be held at the Radisson Hotel-ELP Airport (1770 Airway Blvd) on July 23, 2016 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

There will be food and a Fun Zone for the kids available, plus a special visit from the El Paso Chihuahua’s very own “Chico.”

Additionally, participants will have the opportunity to hear from an array of experts and representatives of organizations, which directly benefit or include individuals with Down syndrome.

Topics include, but not limited to, Community Living Assistance and Support Services, Medicaid Waiver Program, Brain & the Impact of Acceptance, legal aspects and the importance and process of representation.

Behavioral Health experts, therapy services, and case management programs will fill the event with resources and information for all participants.

To reserve a table, organizations can call 915-373-3557 or email

For other questions or additional information, please call 915-241-1040 or visit or on Facebook