Disability Online Facebook Page   Disability Online Twitter               

 

Home  What's On About Disabilities Services Disability Online News and Resources Jobs and Training  Aids and Equipment Carers Help 

Down Syndrome

Down Syndrome



















Down syndrome explained - Better Health Channel -open

Down syndrome is a genetic condition. An extra copy of chromosome 21 leads to physical and developmental characteristics, and some intellectual disability. The three forms of Down syndrome are trisomy 21, mosaic Down syndrome and translocation Down syndrome. With support, people with Down syndrome can achieve and participate as valued members of their communities.

http://www.betterhealth.vic.gov.au/bhcv2/bhcarticles.nsf/pages/Down_syndrome_explained


AUSTRALIA WIDE SERVICES

STATE SERVICES

                          


Just like you- Down Syndrome

National Down Syndrome Society

Down Syndrome Victoria

a whole life support organisation

Ten things people with Down syndrome

would like you to know

Reading Our Way- A Visual Approach

to Teaching Literacy

Down Syndrome Queensland

Dance Like Nobody Is Watching

We're More Alike Than Different