DSDT provide a range of consultancy services nationwide for families/carers, other support groups, schools and nurseries.
Help our children enjoy meaningful opportunities
Our charity is here to help people with Down’s syndrome to enjoy their lives and support them on the journey of the many challenges they face.
We do this by offering tailor made opportunities to improve outcomes for many in education, sports, social and communication groups, music and much more.
Sensory Squad and motor skills sessions We are pleased to announce we have teamed up with Live & love it OT services. Small group sessions for children of all ages.
Dr Ese Stacey takes you through her approach to general wellbeing for all but especially for children with Down syndrome. How nutrition, in particular gut health, can play a vital role in supporting your child’s journey to optimum well being.
Fun movement and exercise for Down Syndrome people and their family and friends. Online, Saturday mornings.
Forest school supports learning through outdoor exploration and helps to develop confidence through learner-centred experiences in a natural setting.
We will be delivering best practice techniques in a fun and engaging manner to help your child/young person build on their vocabulary and literacy skills.
Consultancy on good reading practice.
From sailing to forest school and cyber sports to live sports (when allowed!) we are proud of our variety of outdoor activities we offer for children with Down syndrome, of all ages, and their families.
On March 21, 2021, the 10th World Down Syndrome Day (made official by the UN in 2011), will be celebrated across the world. This event aims to raise awareness about Down syndrome and inform members of the public about this often misunderstood disability, and about the prejudices people with Down syndrome face each day.