How We Support Families

Children with Down syndrome can be born with various medical issues that require surgery or intervention of some kind. This is a huge emotional and financial burden on the families involved. We offer two options to assist families in need:

Financial Assistance

The Chasing Hazel Foundation provides financial support to families who need assistance with certain Down syndrome-related expenses. Funds are reimbursed. Please see the attached application for instructions and eligibility requirements. For more information or to apply contact Stephanie Seguin at

Comfort Packages

We provide health related supportive services or products which may include providing extra comfort items to cope with hospitalization or a health condition associated with Down syndrome. It may also include reimbursement of extensive costs of travel. For more information or to apply for yourself or refer someone you know, contact Stephanie Seguin at