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About the DSDT

Delivering the support services and specialist interventions necessary to improve and enhance the lives of people living with Down syndrome.

Training and Support Services

By engaging and supporting schools, early years and parent support groups we can help them to deliver the best education possible to children living with DS and we aim to provide the tools and resources necessary to achieve this.


Identifying work opportunities and provide social activities for people living with DS.

Scientific Research

The development of approved research and scientific knowledge is vital to further the understanding and treatment of DS, the Down Syndrome Development Trust will actively engage and support those participating in approved science.

Working together

Working together with scientists, practitioner’s, families and individuals we can achieve a greater outcome, enabling people with DS to live successful happy lives making a positive difference to the communities in which we all live.