Northern Ireland

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What we do in Northern Ireland?

The Down's Syndrome Association has an office with four staff in Northern Ireland, based in Belfast.

Tel: 028 9066 5260 Office hours are Monday to Friday Office Hours - 9.00 am to 5.00 pm.

We are the main point of contact for hospitals, schools and the general public in Northern Ireland
providing information and support on all aspects of living with Down's syndrome.

We offer training for parents/carers and to all professionals. We provide workshops for young adults and adults with Down's syndrome, improving their self-esteem and confidence. We also facilitate residential events to develop our young adults through outdoor pursuits, drama, and many other social activities and we run seven youth clubs throughout Northern Ireland.

The Northern Ireland Team Donna Lynch, Fiona Wilson, Liam Duffy (pt), Nicolette Campbell (pt) and Nichola McBride (pt) have a vast array of projects supporting people with Down's syndrome and their families.  Read their latest newsletter to get the full picture -

2014 Northern Ireland Newsletter