2019 Down Syndrome Regional Conference

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Sioux Falls-Brandon 1103 N Splitrock Blvd, Brandon, SD

Join us on April 26-27 for the New Directions Regional Conference! Keynote Speakers include Sean McElwee from A&E's "Born This Way" and Nikki Heiman, author of "Think Inclusive". Schedule of Events Friday, April 26th, 2019 6:00pm - Registration 6:30pm - Welcome 6:45pm - It Could Happen by Sean McElwee, Entrepreneur and Self Advocate 7:15pm - […]

$50 – $250

Family Picnic Party

Sherman Park Sherman Park Rd, Sioux Falls, SD

Come join us for our annual family picnic! New directions will provide burgers and hotdogs along with drink. We ask each family to bring a side or a desert :). Questions? Please reach out to Adyanaa Jamyanbaatar - cell:801-755-2117


2019 Buddy Walk

Sertoma Park 4300 S Oxbow Ave, Sioux Falls, SD

Parking Free shuttle buses will be running from Central Church (3102 W Ralph Rogers Rd, Sioux Falls, SD 57108 | Get Directions). There is no parking at the Sertoma Park during the event.

Wicked Halloween Dance

Special Olympics Unify Center 800 E. I-90 Lane, Sioux Falls, SD

New Directions Down Syndrome Association's 5th Annual Halloween Dance Sunday, October 27, 2019 2:00p.m. - 4:00p.m. Special Olympics Unify Center 900 East I-90 Lane, Sioux Falls Music provided by Sioux Falls Mobile DJ $5 per individual or family $2 for best buddies Questions? Contact Teresa Matthies (605-351-2384)

Christmas Party

Brandon Valley Assembly of God 201 S Sioux Blvd, Brandon, SD

New Directions will hold it’s 2019 Christmas party on Saturday, December 7th from 10am to 1pm at Brandon Valley Assembly of God in Brandon, SD. Entertainment, lunch, and laughter will be included. We will also have a raffle. Please RSVP here on the website, or contact Adyanaa at 801-755-2114 or [email protected] by November 10th to […]


Support New Directions through Hy-Vee’s Helpful Smile Program

The 7 Sioux Falls Hy-Vee Stores, have invited New Directions to once again participate in their Operation Helpful Smile Program for 2019-2020. In case you are not familiar with the program, here’s a brief summary. Each week, a different pre-determined area non-profit organization receives a monetary donation from Hy-Vee. Donation boxes placed at the check […]

Canceled – World Down Syndrome Day Celebration

All American Gymnastics Academy 7321 S Grasslands pl, Sioux Falls, SD

Due to recent developments regarding COVID-19, we’ve elected to cancel our planned World Down Syndrome Celebration. The health and well being of our members, volunteers, and organizers is our top priority. We want everyone to feel safe and supported. Please reach out to us with any questions.