Services for children and young people in Northamptonshire (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities.

Down's Syndrome Association (DSA)

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Type of service:
National Organisation
Address:
2a Langdon Park, Langdown Down Centre, Teddington, Middlesex, TW11 9PS
Telephone number:
020 8614 5100
Service description:
Provides information and support for people with Down's syndrome, their families and carers, and the professionals who work with them.

We strive to improve knowledge of the condition. We champion the rights of people with Down's syndrome

Our organisation is divided into various teams, including:

Information - run the helpline; provide info about all aspects of living with Down's syndrome including specialist advisers on social security benefits, education and health; advise new parents or anyone experiencing difficulties.

Fundraising - responsible for raising money for the association through events, sponsorship and trusts

Communications - give key messages to the media, public and professionals; influence policy making; responsible for external publications.

Training - run courses throughout the UK for members, professionals and carers.

Membership - responsible for all administration surrounding new members, existing members and affiliated groups.

Visit the website for more information.
Cost:
Not provided
Age range:
0 - 99 years
Languages:
English
Opening hours:
Monday 10:00 - 16:00
Tuesday 10:00 - 16:00
Wednesday 10:00 - 16:00
Thursday 10:00 - 16:00
Friday 10:00 - 16:00
Referral route:
Self Referral
Last updated on:
15/09/2016

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