Register NOW! (Free!)
download the registration form and return to:

BCARC Down Syndrome Family Group
395 South St.
Pittsfield, MA 01201
Fax: (413) 445-7863

Buddy Walk® of the Berkshires!
October 5, 2013

10:00 a.m. registration ~ 11:00 a.m. start
Craneville School 71 Park Avenue, Dalton, MA
approximately 1.5 mile walk
After walk party at Craneville School
Free registration!

Buddy Walk Route 2013

Start at Craneville Elementary School
Take a right onto Park Ave.
Take a left onto Main St./Route 8
Continue on Main St until St. Agnes Church
At St. Agnes Church we cross the street at crosswalk and turn right proceeding towards Dalton CRA
Cross on the crosswalk to Flansburg Ave
Continue down Flansburg Ave and take left onto John Street
Take a left onto Park Ave and return to
Craneville Elementary to celebrate at the end with food and festivities!

Don't miss this incredible event! Buddy Walks® are all over the country, and are designed to create awareness about people with Down syndrome and to raise money for programming or other needs for children and adults. A part of the proceeds also contributes to various Down syndrome support and research through the National Down Syndrome Congress.

Interested in sponsoring the 2013 Buddy Walk® of the Berkshires? Please call (413) 499-4241 Ext. 276 or email

Download a Buddy Walk® Registration Brochure - to find out more.

Download a Buddy Walk® Sponsor Brochure - to find out more.

Download a Buddy Walk® Registration Form - to register.

Download a Buddy Walk® Pledge Form - to track your personal pledges once you're registered.


What is a Buddy Walk®?

The Buddy Walk® was developed in 1995 by the National Down Syndrome Society to promote acceptance and awareness of people with Down syndrome. Hundreds of walks take place around the United States each year. People with Down syndrome and their friends, family, and fellow members of the community are encouraged to participate in the Buddy Walk® of the Berkshires. Download our brochure from the link above to find out more about this exciting event!


How does registration for the Buddy Walk® work?

Registration is FREE!!!

Its simple! If you are not walking on a team, or you are a team leader, fill out a registration form, which can be downloaded at the top of this page, and return it to:

BCARC Down Syndrome Family Group
395 South St.
Pittsfield, MA 01201

Or Fax to: (413) 445-7863

(If you are walking on a team you only need to sign up with your team leader and give them your t-shirt size!)