About Down's Syndrome : DSA Journal

DSA Journal 139 Spring / Summer 2019

Published March 2019


Contents of DSA Journal 139

The DSA: Letter from the Chief Executive | New Staff | Awareness Week 2019 | My Perspective 2019 | DSActive | WorkFit | Information and Training | The World Down Syndrome Congress Glasgow 2018 | Our Services  | Benefits NHS charges and exemptions

Fundraising: BGC Charity Day | Trust Fundraising | #Challenge21 | My Challenge 21 | You can do it Tom Mouse | Your Challenge, Your Distance!

Research: DSA Supporting research – history and an update | ‘It’s My Life’ Survey

Health: Epilepsy | Development of International Health Guidelines

Our Members: Kara | My sister. My story | Free Running | Dog Poem

UK Group: 21 Plus

International Group: Emirates Down Syndrome Association

Feature: Making Positive Moves: Transforming Care and Beyond

Book Review: New resources from Beyond Words


The journal is mailed to members.

You may download following journals by clicking on the covers.

     

Our Journal is sent out twice a year to all our members. It contains news, resources, information on benefits, features, profiles of groups, research, stories by our members and book reviews. Members of the DSA receive the Journal and Down2Earth magazine twice a year.

Contribute to the Journal

We welcome contributions from our members. If you would like to contribute to a future issue please contact the Editor.

Please see our Information for Contributors which gives full details on submitting an article. If submitting photographs you will also need to complete a DSA Photo and Film permission form. See here

Become a member of the Down’s Syndrome Association today.

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…