Advocate Parent Mentors

DSAMT's Advocate Parent Mentors assist other families of children with Down syndrome navigate the educational system and advocate for the educational rights of their children. All Advocate Parent Mentors have completed a six-week training program led by our Director of Policy & Advocacy, Erin Richardson.

If you are interested in participating in upcoming trainings, please email Erin Richardson at

If you need help advocating for your child's educational rights, fill out our advocacy intake form, and we'll connect you with one of our Mentors!