About Down's Syndrome : Where We Stand

Our policy team works to inform and influence policies that affect people with Down’s syndrome.

Our contact with individuals, families and carers informs our research as we influence debate, working alongside other charities, government bodies and politicians.

You can read our Policy statements below.

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…