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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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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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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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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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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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HDSSG take part in Examiner Wish 2012

  Thank you to the Huddersfield Examiner for another lovely article. As part of their ‘Wish 2012’ campaign they will feature all the charities and organisations in Huddersfield that have joined up in the hope of receiving a share of … Continue reading

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Shabang! 2013 Calendar featuring signs & symbols

  COMING SOON – a fabulous unique  calendar put together by Huddersfield’s Shabang! Theatre Adventures – a creative arts project working with families and children with additional needs. The 2013 calendar features fantastic pictures of little stars in typical Shabang! … Continue reading

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Ruben meets paralympian Stephanie Millward…

  …Or should that be Stephanie Millward meets Ruben?! in his own words read all about Ruben’s day at Olympic Park: “On September 1st I went to the Aquatics Centre at the Olympic Park. I met Stephanie Millward who won two silver … Continue reading

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HDSSG swimmers to compete in 2013 Special Olympics

  Huddersfield Down Syndrome Support Group are proud to announce that seven of our swimmers will be representing BOK Borough Of Kirklees) at next years Summer Special Olympic Games to be held at the University Of Bath in August 2013. … Continue reading

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HDSSG Summer fun comes to an end….

  As the start of a new school term looms, we have to say goodbye to ‘summer’ and recap on all the fantastic activities and opportunities that came our way over the holidays. We have had some great fun over … Continue reading

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HDSSG enjoy a day at the sea side!

  Huddersfield Down Syndrome Support Group members and their families had a wonderful day visiting the Sea Life Centre attraction in Blackpool this weekend. 14 of our members had the opportunity to see some amazing sea creatures courtesy of the … Continue reading

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HDSSG receive award from Comic Relief Fund

  We are absolutely thrilled to announce that Huddersfield Down Syndrome Support Group have been awarded £4111.00 thanks to the Community Foundation for Calderdale and the Comic Relief Fund. The grant is to fund sporting and healthy living projects for our members. Thank … Continue reading

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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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Royds Hall High School recognise 21.03.12!

Royds Hall High School helped to celebrate World Down Syndrome Day with a fundraising cake stall. The students baked buns in HDSSG colours and advertised the sale with some brilliantly designed posters which they displayed around the school. The additional … Continue reading

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