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HDSSG Shopping Night – All welcome!

Come and join us on June 20th at Lindley Liberal Club for a fantastic night of shopping, treats and socialising! We will be joined by Clarins cosmetics, Frenz handbags, scarves & jewellery plus more great stalls! We will also be … Continue reading

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Quiz night! Friday 9th May

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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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It is now even easier to help HDSSG with JustTextGiving!

We are now registered with JustText Giving from Vodafone – making donating to HDSSG even more simple! Just follow the instructions in the image below and you can  help us to continue to offer opportunities, activities and support to over 40 … Continue reading

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A look back – 2013 for HDSSG

  What a year we have had –  we are thrilled to have welcomed new members to HDSSG – Gabriel, Sophie, Katy and Rueben. SO many exciting things have happened to our group and our members over the last 12 months, here’s a … Continue reading

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Shabang 2014 calendar OUT NOW!

Shabang! Inclusive Learning is thrilled to launch its new calendar for 2014 with a difference. Shabang! is an arts charity working in Slaithwaite near Huddersfield in West Yorkshire, specialising in designing and delivering creative projects for children with additional needs … Continue reading

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HDSSG take part in WISH2013

Huddersfield Down Syndrome Support Group are taking part in the Huddersfield Examiner’s community cash giveaway which could see us take a share of £25000. This is the second year that the paper have given local charities and community groups the … Continue reading

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HDSSG FUNDRAISER 29/11/2013

After the great success of the Body Shop Fundraiser we held last year, our events coordinators Nicola & Renata have planned another! This time  introducing 2 more local businesses (coincidently run by parents of our members) who are donating a … 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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Support from online ultra & trail running store

  We are thrilled that new online ultra & trail running equipment store www.ultra-runner.com are supporting Down Syndrome charities including HDSSG! UltraRunner.com offer discounted prices on quality branded clothing and equipment for the ultra and trail running community with the idea … 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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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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BOK disability swim squad need your help!

HDSSG are proud to have some amazing swimmers in our group. They swim with the Borough Of Kirklees (BOK) disability squad and have their sights set on the Special Olympics in Bath next year. The squad have to raise a substantial … Continue reading

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Thank you to our GNR runners.

  HDSSG would like to say a great big THANK YOU! to two gentlemen that ran the Bupa Great North Run to raise money for our group. The Bupa Great North Run, the world’s biggest half marathon, starts in Newcastle … Continue reading

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