About Down's Syndrome : Parliamentary Work

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The DSA influences government policy making to make sure the voice of people with Down’s syndrome is heard. We monitor current government policy, respond to government consultations on key issues and speak out on issues that matter to people with Down’s syndrome. Here are some of the things we do:

What's New

  • Riding high: Super Steve reaches the top of the world!

    He took a trusty Royal Enfield Bullet motorbike and rode it along some of the most challenging terrain in the high passes of the Himalayas in India.…

  • Happy 75th birthday George!

    We were recently sent these gorgeous photos of George McCullagh, from Northern Ireland, celebrating his 75th birthday last month!…

  • New NICE guidance on growing older

    Earlier this year, the DSA was pleased to be involved in shaping new guidance around growing older with a learning disability. We responded to a National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NIC…