Reece’s job | Our Voice Interviews

Our Voice member Alexandra interviewed Reece. Reece is the director of a company called Woogie Big Pants. He helps run it with his mum Jenna and they make colourful books that help encourage children to open up and talk about difficult subjects through Art Therapy. Alexandra spoke to Reece all about it… You can find […]

New Language Cards Launched in Welsh

A collection of social media cards helping people use appropriate language when talking about Down’s syndrome, have now been released in Welsh. New mum Becca designed the cards to help share with people the terminology she would like to see used when talking about her one-year-old son Arthur. We launched them via our website back […]

Our Voice recommends…films

Are you stuck for something fun and uplifting to watch? ‘Our Voice’ have got you covered with this list of films. Avengers Adam says: It’s my favourite because it’s got all my favourite marvel characters. Iron man and Thor have special powers, they are good people. Scooby Doo Elsa says: Scooby Doo, this is a […]

My journey to parenthood

Written by Anne-Marie, Jay’s mum Simon and Anne-Marie live in the North East of Scotland and have been married for three years. They welcomed what they call their ‘miracle baby boy’ Jay in August 2020 after being given a one in 46 chance of a Down’s syndrome diagnosis following a prenatal blood test at 17 […]

Meet Mohammad

Mohammad is 21 and he has recently been inspired to become a YouTuber. He would like to become a chef and enjoys showing people his cooking skills on videos. He says meeting celebrity chef Jamie Oliver when he was younger inspired him to follow in his footsteps. Mohammad says he wants to show everyone that […]

Life with Elizabeth…

Life with Elizabeth… a life of ups and downs Written and sent in by Elizabeth’s mum, Jane When Elizabeth was born – as soon as Elizabeth was born – I knew one day I would write about her life, our life as a family. To that end, I kept a diary and much correspondence relating […]