For People with Down's Syndrome : Our Voice Our Choice South West

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Welcome to Our Voice Our Choice South West!

We are a group of adults with Down’s syndrome in the South West of England. We have members from Devon, Cornwall and Somerset.

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We meet together every month to have our say and talk about different topics. We talk about things that are important to us.

We help the Down’s Syndrome Association give information to people with Down’s syndrome. We make videos for people with Down’s syndrome.

You can watch us in our film about the DSA Health Book. Click on the play button to watch the film:

Here are some of the things we did at our last meeting

Our Voice Our Choice South West - August Meeting 1a

We met new members of our group.  We also met someone who might be coming to help us next time.

We talked about social workers and having an assessment. We thought ‘assessment’ was a difficult word.

We talked about how we want people to listen to us.  We talked about how we can help people to listen to our views.

We watched clips from a new TV show about people with Down’s syndrome.  We answered questions about the show.

You can also read our blogs to see what we do at our monthly meetings.


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Our Voice Our Choice South West and Having a Voice are supported by the Freemasons’ Grand Charity.

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