Fundación Manos Unidas por el Autismo, Inc. In English United Hands Foundation for Autism, Inc.

This is nonprofit institution that arose to give impetus to the struggle against autism in the Dominican Republic, and support to families who have members with this condition. It was created and organized solely for the purpose to promote, cooperate with, regulate or lead efforts to develop education, training, integration, emotional stability and the development of people suffering from the condition of Autism in any of its forms, levels and branches, or any other conditions limiting in any way their management and development in society.


Dominican Association of Down Syndrome -ADOSID.

A nonprofit institution with the concept of love of neighbor, which builds the capacity of the population with Downs Syndrome in the Dominican Republic, with a view to their school, social and work integration in the happiest possible way.

Dirección: Calle Josefa Perdomo #6, GAZCUE. Santo Domingo
Tels: 809-537-0410
Fax: 809-682-7898


Friends of Downs Syndrome.

A nonprofit institution that arose in Santiago, Cibao region, from the concerns and discussions of a group of mothers of children with Downs Syndrome, who met in the rehabilitation process, and who understood, like them that there were many people with questions about this condition in Cibao.

Dirección: Calle Principal No.53, Ensanche Francisco del Rosario Sánchez, Santiago.
Teléfonos: (809)570-1356 / (809)498-9772, (809)873-6016 / (829)582-1413
Correo electrónico:,


Light and Hope Foundation for Autism.

A nonprofit organization that emerged in the city of Santiago and was founded in October 2010 by parents of children with Pervasive Developmental Disorder (PDD).

Correo Electrónico:
Tel: 809-576-8329, 829-520-5420

Otras fundaciones:

• Asociación Olimpiadas Especiales de Republica Dominicana.
• Centro de Educación Especial Catalina de San Agustin.