Our Mission

    The Down Syndrome Association of Roanoke (DSAR) is a not-for-profit , non-denominational organization providing advocacy, educational, and support services for families and friends of individuals with Down syndrome, as well as professionals who work with individuals with disabilities. The DSAR's goal is to improve the quality of life for all persons with disabilities in Southwest Virginia.


    Executive Board Members, 2012 - 2013  
      Vikie Hassall, Co-President  
      Bill Lawfield, Co-President  
      Kathy Cole, Secretary  
      John Cloeter, Treasurer  
      Robert E. Lee, Jr., Director   
      Susan Cloeter,  Director