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Huddersfield Marathon Runners do it for the DSA!

  Huddersfield marathon runners Katie Sykes and Helen Care took part in the 2012 Virgin London Marathon, running for a cause close to all our hearts, the Down’s Syndrome Association. Katie’s son Harry has Down Syndrome and he and his friends … Continue reading

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World Down Syndrome Day

The 21st March 2012 marks the 7th anniversary of World Down Syndrome Day and for the first time this day will be officially recognised by the United Nations.WDSD is  held on 21 March (21/3) every year to signify the uniqueness … Continue reading

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DSA launch WorkFit – connecting employers and employees.

  9 out of 10 people with Down Syndrome are unemployed. The same high proportion WANT to work. WorkFit is a new service which plans to turn the ‘supported employment’ concept on its head. If you are an employer or … Continue reading

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