Yearly Archives: 2012

What a year!! HDSSG 2012 Round Up

  Huddersfield Down Syndrome have had a fantastic year. Here’s a summary of some of the things HDSSG and our families have been up to in 2012!   Our members and their families  have enjoyed lots of fabulous social and sporting … Continue reading

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A morning with Singing Hands & Shabang!

  On Saturday the 15th December, HDSSG & Shabang families got together to be entertained by the fabulous Betty Bone and Reg Rag along with special guests Suzanne and Tracy aka Singing Hands!!   The fun began with a Shabang … Continue reading

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Makaton Workshops in Huddersfield

  Castle Hill School in Newsome are hosting Makaton taster & beginners workshops available in  2013. See below for more details –         For more information on Makaton training opportunities for parent or professionals in Huddersfield, click HERE … Continue reading

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Help HDSSG whilst you shop!

Do you shop online? Did you know that every time you buy something you could be raising money for Huddersfield Down Syndrome Support Group? Over 3000 well known retailers including Amazon, M&S, Boden, Waitrose, House of Fraser, Vodafone, Virgin Atlantic … Continue reading

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HDSSG fundraising event a huge success!

Huddersfield Down Syndrome Support Group are thrilled to announce that with your help we made over £850 last night at the fundraising event! This is a huge boost for our BOK swimmers who are representing Yorkshire & Humberside at the … Continue reading

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Saturday Fun Club for children with learning disabilities.

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HDSSG’er Ruben sings at the Albert Hall

In his own words Ruben Reuter, 12, a pupil at Royds Hall High School tells us about his experience singing with his school’s choir at the Royal Albert Hall – Ruben is pictured in the top tier, middle row, 7th … Continue reading

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HDSSG excel at the Special Olympics Yorkshire and Humberside Regional Swimming Gala

  Huddersfield Down Syndrome Support Group would like to congratulate our swimmers who took part in the Special Olympics Yorkshire & Humberside Regional Swimming Gala that took place in Harrogate this weekend. Aisling Connelly, Ruben Reuter, Rebekah Hill, Zoe Rank, … Continue reading

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Kirklees swimmers Joanne & Ben at the DSISO Championships

  Team GB arrived in Loano, Italy, late last week for the World Down Syndrome Swimming Championships. Two Borough of Kirklees swimmers Joanne Kempley and Ben Sweeney are taking part in the competitions. (Pictured left along with coach Gemma Ripley) … Continue reading

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HDSSG support BoK swimmers target of Special Olympics

Join us for a FUNdrasing evening at the Watershed, Slaithwaite. You will be able to order exclusive Body Shop products for yourself or to give as gifts this Christmas. A percentage of the sales will be donated back to HDSSG … Continue reading

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