The purpose of Living with XXY is to inspire people and families living with Klinefelter syndrome (47 XXY). With a focus on the positive traits and successes of individuals across the spectrum, we will work to build a community through awareness, education, and support.
We believe when you focus on the strengths and abilities of a person living with XXY, you enable people to succeed. We will do this through:
Providing a mentorship platform through which younger generations can learn from the experiences of others.
Working with schools systems to put a face to theories in textbooks.
Partnering with therapists, counselors and other professionals to provide resources and support which promote life/social skills.
Collaboration with medical professionals and researchers to explore shared positive traits.
Helping to erase the stigmas associated with Klinefelter syndrome, so people are able to openly talk about their experience; and
Fostering positive interactions within our community to help people realize they are not alone.
As an organization, we vow to hold ourselves and those with whom we partner to the following fundamental values: