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Going Going Gone! ebay for HDSSG

World Down Syndrome Day was all about the socks, but now we are all about the er…. pants!  Well maternity underwear to be precise. We have had a very generous donation of brand new stock from a well known local … Continue reading

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Lego Learners Launches at HDSSG

Huddersfield Down Syndrome Support Group expand their programme of educational opportunities for their members as they launch a Lego Learning programme! With the help of local charity Fairy Bricks, HDSSG offer a structured learning programme using the hugely popular Duplo … Continue reading

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HDSSG supported by Yorkshire Building Society Charitable Foundation

Tell everyone you know to pop in to New Street’s Yorkshire Building Society between the 13th – 27th February and Huddersfield Down Syndrome Support Group could be awarded up to £500 from the YBS Charitable Foundation. We will be up … Continue reading

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Annual General Meeting 12/10/2014

Huddersfield Down Syndrome Support Group invite members/parents/carers old & new to our Annual General Meeting on Sunday 12th October at Greenfield’s Family Centre, Dalton. The venue is child friendly so please do bring little ones! We will also provide drinks … Continue reading

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HDSSG celebrate the Grand Depart – be involved!

Calling all members & your families!! Hundreds of hand prints needed by 1st June… To celebrate the Grand Depart cycle race passing through Huddersfield weekend of 5th and 6th July, HDSSG  are creating a pallet sized piece of artwork using … Continue reading

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Fundraising raffle at HDSSG!

One of our mums has been very busy organising a fabulous raffle to raise funds for HDSSG. There are some great prizes up for grabs and we would like to thank the businesses and organisations that have donated prizes to … Continue reading

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Ultra12 – 12 days, 12 counties, 12 ultramarathons!

In 2014  Tony Holland and Steve Major are going to run 12 back to back Ultramarathons in the UK. This will be achieved by running 50 kilometres in each of the twelve UK regions over a 12 day period. Steven … Continue reading

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West Yorkshire firefighters raise thousands for HDSSG

  Firefighters from across West Yorkshire took part in one of the biggest events in the emergency services calendar  – the annual MJ Quinn UK Firefighters Sailing Challenge. Huddersfield Watch Commander Darren Bagley has led West Yorkshire’s sailing team since … Continue reading

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World Down Syndrome Day 2013!

21st March 2013 marks the 8th anniversary of World Down Syndrome Day. A global awareness day which has been recognised by the United Nations since 2012. Shabang Inclusive Learning, based at The Watershed in Slaithwaite and Huddersfield Down Syndrome Support … Continue reading

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Budding Boden models

  Boden was one of the very first retailers to use a child model who had Down Syndrome, Thea Shiers and her sister were part of a winter campaign for the clothing company. Now we have seen more models rocking their … Continue reading

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