Tag Archives: awareness

The time HDSSG went intergalactic!!

This week Huddersfield Down Syndrome Support Group went intergalactic. Whilst scrolling through old photos I came across a fantastic picture of a budding astronaut – HDSSG’s Jack D and decided to send a quick tweet to Mr Tim Peake. You may … Continue reading

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WORLD DOWN SYNDROME DAY 2016

March 21st 2016 marks the 11th anniversary of World Down Syndrome Day. In 2016 the focus of the campaign led by Down Syndrome International is: “My Friends, My Community” – The benefits of inclusive environments for today’s children and tomorrow’s … Continue reading

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We need YOUR vote!

Huddersfield Down Syndrome Support Group have been nominated at not one but three Huddersfield Sainsbury’s stores to become their Local Charity Of The Year! We are blown away by the response but to ensure we have a chance to win … Continue reading

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HDSSG Sock It To You! #WDSD2015

HUDDERSFIELD DOWN SYNDROME SUPPORT GROUP SOCK IT TO YOU!!   The 21st March 2015 marks the 10th anniversary of World Down Syndrome Day. We choose the 21st day of the third month to celebrate our  friends and family members who have Down Syndrome as it … Continue reading

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HDSSG – Sainsbury’s Charity Partner of The Year

Huddersfield Down Syndrome Support Group are thrilled to announce we have been voted Sainsbury’s Market Street Charity Partner Of The Year! Our nomination came from HDSSG dad, Chris Scott, who works in the branch and who’s daughter Mia accesses our … Continue reading

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How Huddersfield celebrated 21.03.13!

  Today (21.03.13) HDSSG celebrated World Down Syndrome Day. We were not alone! We were thrilled with the support of local businesses, schools, families and friends that embraced the day with us.  Our local newspaper the Huddersfield Examiner featured us in … Continue reading

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HDSSG’s Ruben R stars in Cbbc show!

This February Huddersfield’s very own superstar Ruben R starred in a new series of Cbbc’s ‘My Life’ in an episode titled ‘Breaking Free’ The fabulous and multi award winning MARKTHREE MEDIA  were behind the production of this great documentary which follows three young people … Continue reading

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Just some of the fantastic rolemodels here in Huddersfield!

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HDSSG reveal new posters!

Designed by the wonderful Mark Travis and featuring the gorgeous Poppy and handsome Marley  we are proud to unveil our new posters! We hope to have these displayed very soon in GP surgeries, hospitals, health clinics and children’s centres within kirklees.

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