All our programs are free aim to maximize self-confidence and empower individuals with Down syndrome to achieve their greatest potential.
GiGi’s Playhouse NYC is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt charitable organization.
We’re on a mission!
Our Mission: is to increase positive awareness of Down syndrome through national campaigns, educational programs, and by empowering individuals with Down syndrome, their families and the community.
Our Vision: is to see a world where individuals with Down syndrome are accepted and embraced in their families, schools, and communities
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Due to the blizzard, the Playhouse will be closed on Tuesday, January 27. Depending on the weather, the Playhouse may remain closed during the week. Please call the Playhouse before coming to any programs, to... Continue Reading
Due to the snowstorm, ballet is canceled. Stay safe and warm everyone! See you next week.
Playhouse Closed due to the snowstorm. Stay safe and warm everyone!
Adults with Down syndrome form a core of volunteers who meet weekly at the Playhouse to create hand made thank you cards for our program volunteers, and other artwork for donation and display. If you... Continue Reading
Teaching children with Down syndrome literacy and pre-literacy skills in a very small classroom setting is what we call a ‘Literacy Pod’. In this weekly group, parents and volunteers work together in order to prepare the... Continue Reading