Improving lives for people with Down syndrome

Cardiac guidelines

We are developing international guidelines for cardiac (heart) disorders common in people with Down syndrome.

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Nepal early development training

Read about our project training parents of children with Down syndrome in Nepal on early development

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Rwanda new organisation

We are supporting the development of the first and only Down syndrome organisation in Rwanda.

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Nigeria self-advocacy training

Read about our recent visit to Lagos, Nigeria to train self-advocacy group facilitators to empower people with Down syndrome.

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Author: Nathan Rowe

World Down Syndrome Day

What is World Down Syndrome Day? Watch our video to find out. Then make sure to let everyone know!

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WDSD shop open

Our 2019 World Down Syndrome Day shop is now open. Pre-order your socks and t-shirts today.

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  • Thank you for our new website

    Down Syndrome International would like to say a huge thank you to everyone who has made our great new website happen! Read more

  • Glow in the Park 2018

    Find out about a great neon and foam filled evening and our role as charity partners at Glow in the Park, Exeter! Read more

  • Damon Hill Golf Classic 2018

    Read all about the brilliant day we had with Damon Hill and friends at the 3rd annual Damon Hill Golf Classic. Read more

  • Global Disability Summit 2018

    Read our employment statement, presented at the Global Disability Summit based on views of people with Down syndrome. Read more

  • In memory of Pat Gunn

    Read about the life of Pat Gunn whose huge contribution to research in the field of Down syndrome will be remembered. Read more