Trisomy 21 Program Patient Stories

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Down Syndrome: Aidan's Story

Aidan smiling

Every day is a new adventure for Aidan, a 1-year-old with Down syndrome who embraces each new challenge with a smile on his face.

Trisomy 21: Kate’s Story


Kate, 18, doesn’t let anyone stop her. Born with Down syndrome, she is a member of the National Honor Society, a cheerleader, and a volunteer at a local food bank.

Trisomy 21 (Down Syndrome): Evan's Story

evan and his parents

Born with Down syndrome, Evan has been treated at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia since he was a baby. His family shares how that care has made a difference in Evan’s life.

Trisomy 21 (Down Syndrome): Meghan's Story

meghan playing piano

Meghan was born with Down syndrome and was one of the first patients to come to The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia's Trisomy 21 Program. Read her story of upbeat perseverance.