We are an international disabled people's organisation, committed to improving quality of life for people with Down syndrome, promoting their right to be included on a full and equal basis with others.

Supporting the global community during the Coronavirus crisis

DSi is working with our members worldwide at this difficult time.

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Author: Andrew Boys

Self-advocacy

We support self-advocates and train national Down syndrome organisations to run self-advocacy groups.

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Author: Nathan Rowe

Education

We are publishing guidelines on education for people with Down syndrome of all ages to promote life-long learning.

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Inclusive participation

We are developing guidelines on the inclusive participation of people with intellectual disabilities in the running and work of organisations.

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Author: Nathan Rowe

Health

We are developing clinical consensus guidelines for people with Down syndrome of all ages in specific areas of medicine.

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Author: Nathan Rowe

Our members

Whether you are a person with Down syndrome, a family member, advocate, professional or simply have an interest, you can join DSi.

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Author: Andrew Boys

Watch this video about our impact!

This video gives some insight into the difference our work makes for people with Down syndrome and their families around the world.

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Author: Andrew Boys

Global Support 2020 - urgent appeal

We need your support with our urgent appeal at this difficult time, to respond and continue our work. Donate or fundraise now.

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Author: Anna Sands

Target amount: £2,147,483,647.00

Amount raised: £16,559.14

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