The Williams Syndrome Association develops programs to fulfill its mission to provide support to all individuals with Williams syndrome and their families for a lifetime. Specialized educational and enrichment programs and resources, as well as recommendations for, and access to, additional important resources and agencies, scholarships for non-WSA programs, financial aid for travel and lodging associated with critical medical and surgical procedures, research funding and important partnerships combine to help ensure that individuals with WS have the best opportunity for healthy and happy lives.