Tag Archives: Huddersfield

Little Stars – Stay & Play for under 8’s with additional needs

We have been running free stay & play sessions for children under 8 with additional needs and their siblings for a number of years –  all with the help of our parent volunteers partnered with the use of the superb … Continue reading

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QUIZ NIGHT! All welcome

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Butterflies Nursery Family Fun Day!

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Cheque presentation marks the end of a fab charity partnership.

  HDSSG visited  Sainsbury’s Market Street in Huddersfield today for the last time in our official capacity as their charity partners for a cheque presentation. We are thrilled to announce that after 12 months together we raised a whopping £6288.65 … Continue reading

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Wonderful Weekend With Lindley Community

Huddersfield Down Syndrome Support Group had a tremendous time at the Lindley Community Group events last weekend. The weekend was blessed with perfect weather – a lovely sunny day for the carnival on Saturday and slightly cooler conditions for the … Continue reading

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Lindley Carnival & 10k race support HDSSG!

The last weekend of June sees the Lindley Carnival and 10k & Fun Run take place – this year HDSSG are the main beneficiary! Saturday June 27th 1pm – 4pm  is the Lindley Carnival which will be officially opened by … Continue reading

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Lindley 10k supports HDSSG

  Huddersfield Down Syndrome Support Group Announced as Official Charity of Lindley 10K 2015 Organisers of Lindley 10k 2015 have announced that Huddersfield Down Syndrome Support Group (HDSSG) will be the charity running event’s principle beneficiary in its third year. … Continue reading

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We didn’t bank on topping the poll! HDSSG accept cheque from Yorkshire Building Society

Yesterday we went along to Huddersfield’s New Street branch of Yorkshire Building Society for a cheque presentation after the public voted us first in their charitable foundation poll. Huddersfield Down Syndrome Support Group were presented with a whopping £500!   We … Continue reading

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HDSSG do WDSD 2015

  Huddersfield Down Syndrome Support Group marked World Down Syndrome Day 2015 with a huge celebration day for all our members & their families. March 21st 2015 marked the 10th anniversary of World Down Syndrome Day. We invited our members … Continue reading

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Max gets grant to realise his business dream.

  20 year old Max Lockwood, is launching his own T-shirt design and printing business with support and a grant from the Kirklees Youth Enterprise Centre. What makes this venture different from many other enterprises backed by the centre is … 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 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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HDSSG Announced As Official Charity Of Lindley 10k 2015

  Huddersfield Down Syndrome Support Group Announced as Official Charity of Lindley 10K 2015 Organisers of Lindley 10k 2015 have announced that  Huddersfield Down Syndrome Support Group (HDSSG) will be the charity running event’s principle beneficiary in its third year. … Continue reading

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Charity Quiz Night returns to Lindley Liberal Club

Quiz teams assemble!  Join us on Friday 23rd January for a FUNdraising quiz organised by Richard Eastwood of Lindley Liberal Club.This will be the 4th quiz night Richard has hosted on our behalf and fundraising so far has amounted to … Continue reading

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HDSSG pack for pounds!

Huddersfield Down Syndrome Support Group were invited to Sainsbury’s Market Street store in Huddersfield today to help shoppers with their packing. We had the help of some fabulous volunteers – parents, members, friends, siblings, were all on hand to spread … Continue reading

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