Please read The Down Syndrome Guild of Kansas City's award-winning New Beginnings Parent Magazine for inspiration and guidance on your journey. You may also enjoy reading the National Down Syndrome Society's Promising Future Together booklet or the new parent guide disseminated by the Down Syndrome Association of the UK. Read What Parents Wished They'd Known for some interesting insight from parents reflecting on when they were given their child's diagnosis.Down Syndrome Pregnancy is a wonderful resource that walks expectant couples through their pregnancies and provides many resources along with the ability to connect with other parents who have walked in your shoes. You can download a free e-book at this site as well. Babies with Down Syndrome book is a guide for new parents that covers all aspects of care for babies and young children with Down syndrome. It includes daily care, family life, intervention, education and legal and medical issues. This book and The First 18 Months DVD are included in your New Parent Package. Please make sure you request one through our website or by calling at 713.682.7237. Diagnosis Down Syndrome: This Web site’s purpose is to inform you of the realities that a person with Down syndrome can look forward to today and includes stories and photos from parents of children with Down syndrome. New parents also find this "Welcome to Holland" story is very telling about their experiences. Feel free to contact DSAH with ANY questions! We are here for you. We can match you with other parents who have walked in your shoes, refer you to community based service providers, lend you books and videos from our lending library and deliver a welcome basket full of resources. For more information contact 713-682-7237 or [email protected].