Down's Syndrome Association
The Langdon Down Centre
2A Langdon Park
Public phone: 0333 1212 300
Website URL: http://www.downs-syndrome.org.uk
Service offered: IInformation, advice and support for people who have Down's syndrome throughout their lives, for families, carers and professionals. The DSA provides advice on all issues, with a daily helpline phone and email service, training (including online training), assessments, consultations, employment programme (Workfit) and sports/activities programme (DSActive). Specialist advice include benefits, medical and healthcare, development, complex needs and dual diagnoses, education, adult social care and support, and speech, language and communication. DSA campaign and policy work includes include Tell it Right (maternity services), Health Alert, Education, and Support for Adults (It’s My Life). Outside office hours answerphone gives an emergency contact number. 100+ affiliated local groups.
Target group: People with Down's Syndrome, their families and carers.
Area served: England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
How to contact: Phone (0333 1212 300), email or write.
Monday: 9am - 5pm
Tuesday: 9am - 5pm
Wednesday: 9am - 5pm
Thursday: 9am - 5pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Languages other than English: French, German and Language Line.
Charity number: 1061474
Year established: 1970
Public transport: Head office Hampton Wick train station - 10 minutes walk. Buses 281, 285 - 5 minutes walk. Devon office Newton Abbot. Belfast office. Services available across nations.
Record last checked: 12 June 2020