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Self-understanding in adolescents with ASC , DS & Willi…

Self-understanding in adolescents with autism spectrum conditions, Down syndrome and Williams syndrome You are invited to take part in a research study. This research will l…

Northern Ireland BBC Lifeline Appeal

The Down’s Syndrome Association office in Northern Ireland applied for the BBC Lifeline Appeal a few years ago and have now been lucky enough to have our Appeal this year. The Appeal will give…


Adult Health Book Survey

Do you have a copy of our Adult Health Book? If yes, we need your help.  We would like you to tell us what you think about it and how we can improve it. We have made a short survey for you to…

Christmas at the DSA

Christmas is one of our favourite times at the DSA and as well as our annual Concert, we also have some stunning cards on sale for you to show your support.…

DSA Journal 130 Cover


DSA Journal 130 Autumn / Winter 2014 Includes articles on:  Awareness Week, My Perspective, new DSA offices, SEN legislation, dual diagnosis, neck instability, social media, ESA, Mental Capacity Act, Prisca, who really decoded DS, training, WorkFit, DSActive, smartphones, our members stories, book reviews and much more. The journal is mailed to members. Download previous editions here.  


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Sleep apnoea - tips wanted for using CPAP mask

We've had a request from the parent of a young adult with DS for tips on getting her daughter to use a CPAP mask to treat sleep apnoea. If anyone is willing to share experiences, please email the info team info@downs-syndrome.org.uk
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