The Downs Syndrome Association is the only organisation in the country focusing solely on all aspects of living successfully with Down's syndrome.
The nationwide charity has over 20,000 members and provides a range of information, advice and support to help people with Down’s syndrome, their families and professionals.
Its services include:
- a helpline providing information about all aspects of living with Down’s syndrome including specialist advisers on benefits, education, health and social care
- work opportunities and employment advice
- health advice
- sports activities
- help and support for new parents.