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Our Mission:


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: To see a world where individuals with Down syndrome are accepted and embraced in their families, schools, and communities.

Specialty Therapeutic-based Programs

GiGi’s Playhouse specialty programs have been developed by local Playhouses to meet the needs of each community. Each of these programs offers purposeful play through specific goals and identified outcomes through components. Check the calendar to see which programs are currently offered.

Our Recent Blog

Volunteer Spotlight: Joelle Stempnik

By Bethany Wells | May 14, 2024

Guest Blogger: Elie Kim, volunteer and sister of participant – age 16 It is our great honor to interview Joelle Stempnik, who recently joined our team as a program volunteer and tutor with GiGi’s Playhouse Detroit. Joelle is a junior at Wayne State University and plans to get her Masters degree in Speech-Language Pathology; specializing…

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