Maxwell was born on World Down Syndrome Day 2014 and for the last three years his Mum, Molly, has shared some of his journey with us. This year she celebrates what Maxwell brings to their community. #InclusionMatters by Molly Macleod As Maxwell turns four this World Down syndrome day, I am amazed at what he […]
Please introduce yourself and your family and tell us a little bit about your grandchild who has Down’s syndrome? My name is Carena and I am grandma to two wonderful girls, Amber who is five and Emily who is 13 months old. They are the daughters of my Daughter, Kate and Son in Law Ian. […]
By Gaynor Smith I just wanted to share some pictures and a little bit more information about my daughter Sophie. She is 8 years old and attends mainstream school where she has 1:1 support. She is doing fantastic at school. She attended a mainstream nursery which was also fantastic and trained their staff in Makaton. […]
Please introduce yourself and your family and tell us a little bit about your grandchild who has Down’s syndrome? Alice is the only child and daughter of our son Barry and his wife Sophie. Alice will be 2 at the end of March. She is our second grandchild. Alice is healthy and a total delight. […]
Please introduce yourself and your family and tell us a little bit about your grandchild who has Down’s syndrome? My name is Mike, grandad to Amber and Emily. Emily has Down’s syndrome, but it doesn’t define who she is. She is such a determined little girl and I love watching spending time with her. When […]
Proudly hailing from the Lake District, Paul Bird owns and runs the most successful team in British motorcycle racing including winning numerous championships on both two and four wheels. Paul is a top-class rally driver in his own right and in addition works in the family poultry business, meaning spare time is at a premium […]
Discover one young woman’s inspirational journey to independence and adulthood. We are honoured to publish A Major Adjustment by Andy Merriman.
Sanctuary is a truly subversive piece of cinema about two young people trying to be together in a world doing everything to keep them apart.
Tazia tells us about her new exhibition
Next week the Down Syndrome Swimming GB team is taking a group of 30 swimmers to Paris to compete in the DSISO European Championships 2017 (Oct 28-Nov 4). We’d like to wish them all LOTS of luck and hope they all have a wonderful experience. We’re very grateful to Ellen and Zac, two members of the […]