about gigi’s playhouse Indianapolis

GiGi’s Playhouse Indianapolis, Down Syndrome Achievement Center is a place to meet new friends in a safe environment, as well as to provide the opportunity for individuals with Down syndrome and their families to grow, develop and network. Here at GiGi’s Playhouse, we desire to become a place of sanctuary, belonging, and love.  GiGi’s is a place where new parents can see the potential that their child can achieve, and all individuals with Down syndrome can reach new heights.

GiGi’s Playhouse serves individuals of all ages, from infancy through adulthood.  All programming is free of charge to all of our families!  We offer educational programs, social skills development programs, and supplemental programs based on physical and occupational therapy methods aimed at developing fine and gross motor skills.  The programs we offer implement research-based methods, based on how individuals with Down syndrome learn best.  We strive to facilitate each individual to reach their personal best of all, to achieve new feats continually. It is our goal to boost not only skills and confidence, but also acceptance and the ability to CELEBRATE!

It is our hope that GiGi’s Playhouse Indianapolis, Down Syndrome Achievement center will become an integral part of the community and will provide as much education to the community as it does to the participants and their families.  GiGi’s is a place of sharing and learning; a place where what can be, becomes what is. No limits, just opportunities to dream bigger and be greater!

GiGi’s Playhouse Indianapolis
5909 E. 86th
Indianapolis, IN 46250

about gigi’s playhouse

GiGi’s Playhouse is a one-of-a-kind achievement center for individuals with Down syndrome, their families, and the community. GiGi’s Playhouse offers more than 30 therapeutic and educational programs that advance literacy, math skills, motor skills and more; all of which are free of charge.

Programs are created by professional therapists and teachers who generously donate their time and expertise. All programs are based on best practices for learning styles specific to Down syndrome, and customized to ensure individual success. GiGi’s Playhouse serves infants through adults. GiGi’s Playhouse is headquartered in Hoffman Estates, IL; with 30+ locations throughout the United States and Mexico, with more opening soon.

GiGi’s Playhouse makes a difference every day. Our unique points of difference empower individuals and their parents to achieve their greatest potential with confidence, independence, and joy. We have a “place”: we will never let location be a barrier to success. We have “programs”: we will never let curriculum be a boundary to achievement. Most importantly, programs are free. We will never let cost deter our families from participation or impede the achievement of our children and adults.

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  1. The McGarrell Family » lindsay m photography on May 20, 2015 at 10:11 pm

    […] Marissa, Mister Tucker, and mom and dad Mandy bid on a session with me I had donated to benefit Gigi’s Playhouse of Indianapolis-an achievement center for individuals with Down Syndrome. I’m so glad she did because her […]

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