North West

Covering Cheshire, Greater Manchester, Lancashire, Merseyside, Cumbria, Isle of Man.

Please click on a local support group below to view all details.

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Bury Down's Syndrome Support Group

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tel: Jackie 07796 765361
website: www.dsbury.org.uk
information: The aim of our group is to support children of all ages with Down's syndrome and their families within the Bury area, including Ramsbottom, Tottington, Prestwich, Whitefield and Radcliffe. 

Cheshire Down's Syndrome Suport Group

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tel: Group Secretary, Sarah Larkin 07518 590300
website: http://www.cheshiredownssyndrome.com
information: Info Our aims are, to provide a support network for parents and carers of children with Down's Syndrome. To increase awareness of Down's Syndrome. To unlock the potential of children with Down's Syndrome by providing the best practice in training and education. We cover the whole of Cheshire and hold fun events for families, a pre-school group and training for parents and schools.
We are affiliated to the DSA.

Cumbria Down's Syndrome Support Group

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tel: Wendy Jepkes 0796 665 9238
website: www.cdssg.org
information: We are a support group for people living in Cumbria with Down's syndrome and for their families and carers.  We aim to provide support to new parents and give them opportunities to meet other families living with Down's syndrome.  We are a source of local and general information regarding Down's syndrome and we hope to raise awareness and understanding of Down's syndrome in the local community. 

*Our new 0333 number is charged at national rate for both mobile and landline calls, unlike 0845 numbers which can be expensive from a mobile, your calls are included within your minute allowance with no premium.

Down's Syndrome @ Wirral

tel: Group Secretary, Lynne Whittaker 0151 648 8210
information: Our mission (what we do) is to support adults and children with Down's syndrome and their families in Wirral.
We provide a variety of activities throughout the year including family fun days, outings, discos and summer playschemes.

Down Syndrome Liverpool

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website: www.downsyndromeliverpool.org.uk
information: Down Syndrome Liverpool (D.S.L.) is a registered charity based in the City of Liverpool, (charity no.1097276) with almost 100 members, run by Parent and Carer Trustees of people with Down's syndrome and has been in existence in it’s present form since 2003.  D.S.L. aims to support parents, carers and families who are affected by Down's syndrome and seeks to enhance the lives of people with Down's syndrome who live in the City of Liverpool and surrounding area.

West Pennine Down's Syndrome Support Group

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tel: 07842 555 725
website:  www.dswestpennine.co.uk
information:

The West Pennine Down's Syndrome Support Group is an established parent led Down's Syndrome Support Group. We aim to offer families with a child with Down's syndrome the opportunity to meet, to offer each other mutual help and support and to share with one another useful information and advice. We are based at the Stanley Road Childrens Centre, Chadderton, Oldham. We meet monthly on the second Saturday of each month. The West Pennine Down's Syndrome Family Support Group welcomes families, with children of all ages, from Oldham and all nearby surrounding areas.

East Lancashire Down's Syndrome Support Group

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information: To provide support for each other, sharing knowledge and experience. Group activities and friendships for the children. To provide support to new parents, improve the experience of new local parents at diagnosis, where possible. To lobby the local authority for improved support and awareness. To be a source of local and general information regarding Down's syndrome and local provision. To raise awareness and understanding of Down's syndrome in the local community.

Little Ducks

Please contact our Membership Officer at the Down's Syndrome Association for contact details at the Little Ducks Group.
tel: 0333 121 2300 (not premium rate)*

*Our new 0333 number is charged at national rate for both mobile and landline calls, unlike 0845 numbers which can be expensive from a mobile, your calls are included within your minute allowance with no premium.

North Lancashire Down's Syndrome Family and Carers Group

Please contact our Membership Officer at the Down's Syndrome Association for contact details at the North Lancashire Down's Syndrome Family and Carers Group
tel: 0333 121 2300 (not premium rate)*

*Our new 0333 number is charged at national rate for both mobile and landline calls, unlike 0845 numbers which can be expensive from a mobile, your calls are included within your minute allowance with no premium.

South Manchester Down's Syndrome Support Group

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tel: 07593 542 107 
website: www.dsmanchester.org.uk
information: The South Manchester Down's Syndrome Support Group is parent-led. We aim to support families and carers and all those with an interest in Down's syndrome in south Manchester and the surrounding area. We are affiliated to the Down's Syndrome Association.

St Helens Down's Group

West Coast Downs Syndrome Support Group