Syracuse in the Media


GiGi's Playhouse Syracuse is always excited and willing to share all the achievement and great things happening.
Please contact Heather Rodriguez at to arrange a time.  Thank you! 



GiGi's Playhouse helping learners with Down syndrome stay connected during the pandemic -December 2020

Taking Virtual Steps To Accept For All 2020

GiGi's Playhouse Syracuse to Host the 21st Annual Buddy Walk on September 29m 2019! 

GiGi's Playhouse Syracuse Celebrates World Down Syndrome Day 2017, Generation G & the 2017 "i have a Voice" gala 

Bridge Street Lives talked with GiGi's Playhouse Syracuse Team about upcoming events in March & April

Street Talk with Amy Robbins aired weekend of 8/14/15 on 93Q & 95X 

GiGi’s Playhouse is an achievement center for individuals with Down syndrome and their families who work to educate and support, as well as build awareness and acceptance in our community. They are holding a 5k fundraiser on August 22nd at Onondaga Lake Park in Liverpool. Here is Board member Heather Rodriguez with more.

Jared Okun: The New Face of Down Syndrome - April 2015

WDSD Celebration at Destiny - March 2014

Celebrating at Destiny USA on World Down Syndrome Day - March 2014

"Enjoying the Small Things, If you build it They will Come" -  Kelle Hamptons blog post about her time in Syracuse

{Photographers Giving Back} GiGi’s Playhouse - Dec 2013

WSYR ABC 9 Syracuse - Oct 2013

Mom launching GiGi's Playhouse, a Down syndrome awareness and educational center in DeWitt - June 2012