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

  • Education Committee Inquiry on SEND

    The Education Committee has today published the report of its inquiry into special educational needs and d…

  • 21-Hour Footy Fundraiser Raises £10,000

    Rob Hardiman, whose Uncle Shaun has Down's syndrome, organised a 21-hour football tournament at St George’s Park (home of the FA) on 28 of September 2019 to raise money for the Down's Syndrome…

  • Let’s Talk About Relationships and Sex

    The Information and Training Team have spent much of the last year developing a new eight week training course package for adults with Down’s syndrome cove…