You’re invited to our FREE ‘Planning for a Good Life’ webinar!

  • When: 15 October 2020
  • Time: 10.00 – 11.30am

Please see the form below to sign up to our FREE webinar.

Are you or a loved one thinking of moving into supported living, or starting to build the skills you need to live independently?

Are you unsure of what support is available for people who have Down’s syndrome when they are thinking of moving from the family home?

This overview of independent living is a celebration of living the life you want and building on your skills.

The webinar will be hosted by staff from the Down’s Syndrome Association (DSA), support providers and most importantly people who have Down’s syndrome who have lived through the process.

We will talk about:


·         Learning independent living skills

·         Outreach

·         Independence is for everyone

Making Choices

·         Taking responsibility

·         Working with social services

·         Asking for help when you need it

Moving out

·         Housing options

·         Transition placements

·         Living solo, living with friends

Support/independent living

·         Providers

·         Planning your support

·         Support workers

Money ·         Having your own
Working ·         Getting a job

There will be time for questions and answers after the session and DSA staff are available to discuss anything in more depth via our helpline after the session.