For Families and Carers : Making supported living work: info for support staff

Making Supported Living Work for People with Down’s Syndrome: Information for Support Staff

We have made this resource to help people supporting a person with Down’s syndrome.

It contains some basic information about Down’s syndrome, details of
some of the challenges people may face and tips about how you can support a person to overcome these challenges.

Download the guide here or by clicking on the image (right)

Remember, no guide can replace you getting to know the person by talking and listening to them and by building a relationship with them.

If you would like to discuss any of the points made in this guide or you have questions about someone you are working with, please call our helpline on 0333 1212 300.

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