Staff from our Information & Training team and WorkFit are learning lots and meeting some amazing people at the World Down Syndrome Congress in Glasgow. Here is a brief summary of the talks they attended and gave on Day 1 of the Congress. Sex and Relationship Education for People with Down’s Syndrome – from adolescence […]
Christopher’s story…by his mum, Mary I was told that Christopher has Down’s syndrome within hours of his birth. At that time, what I knew about Down’s syndrome would have fitted on the back of a postage stamp. The hospital had no literature to give me on the subject so their health visitor contacted the Down’s […]
Welsh people with Down’s syndrome and their families share their experiences of what life with Down’s syndrome is like.
We’re thrilled to announce that WorkFit has been shortlisted in three categories at the ERSA awards
Do you have a child with a developmental difficulty who has, or has previously had eating and drinking difficulties? Would you be interested in taking part in a survey about strategies you have been recommended to try at home to help with eating and drinking, and what you thought of them? FEEDS: Focus on Early […]
We are looking for images for our official 2018 Christmas card and we want YOU to send in your pictures. We want bright, colourful paintings or drawings of anything that reminds you of Christmas. The winner will be chosen as our official DSA Christmas card. Your design could be on mantlepieces all over the country […]
With Christmas now over, it’s time to think about those New Year’s Resolutions.
Please support our appeal to help make sure that people with Down’s syndrome are given the healthcare they need throughout their lives.
We would like to extend our sincere thanks to everyone who entered this year’s DSA Raffle raising over £19,000 for the Association. Our raffle winners were announced on Friday 8 December and the winning numbers can be found below: 1st Place – 133882 2nd Place – 076235 3rd Place – 139196 4th Place – 000985 […]
Corporate income is a hugely important part of our fundraising strategy, and this is where we need your help. There are a number of ways you and/or your employer can support the DSA, be it through payroll giving, nominating the DSA as charity of the year, or organising team fundraising events. Corporate support is beneficial […]