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Expansion Underway in our Current Location!

With a vision to “change the way the world views Down syndrome, ” GiGi’s  Playhouse serves the Down syndrome community with  FREE educational, FREE therapeutic, and FREE  results-driven programs customized for infants to adults. 

More than just an expansion of  GiGi’s  facilities  Believe in Our Build 2.0  is the addition of new-life changing programs  to bring out the Best of All in program participants and their families.  

The expansion and remodel will provide the following: 

  • GiGiFIT Gym: Dedicated gym space to enhance the fitness program and support GiGiFIT initiatives for ALL ages (infant through adulthood) 
  • Learning Lab: Additional room for children and adults to expand their reading and math skills, organization skills, self-confidence through 1-on-1 Literacy and Math Tutoring program 
  • Therapeutic Play Area: This expanded space will allow individuals with Down syndrome to participate in therapeutic play and activities. Using a variety of equipment, toys, and manipulatives individuals develop motor skills, language skills, and social skills while interacting with peers and siblings. 
  • Development and Training: GiGi’s is 99% volunteer operated! Training staff and volunteers takes time and resources. This area will provide a space to educate, inspire and believe! 

Believe in Our Build 2.0 Highlights: 

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Thank you to R.L. Engebretson  for  the  architecture and interior design services  to help make our project a reality!

The expansion also supports: 

  • Welcome Center: allowing for a more functional and welcoming atmosphere 
  • Technology Equipment: help our Playhouse run smoothly and safely with up-to-date technology and security systems. 
  • Endowment Fund: Developing an endowment fund to support the current playhouse needs and supporting future needs and maintenance.  

Thank you to our Believe in Our Build 2.0 Miracle Makers! 

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