Resources to support people with Down/Down's Syndrome
Down Syndrome (or Down's Syndrome/Trisomy 21) is an incurable condition that one can be born with and is caused by an extra copy of chromosome 21. People may, as a result of this have physical limitations and intellectual difficulties. Other health conditions such as problems with the heart, intestines, thyroid, bones or sight are common.
Individuals often benefit from meaningful support from parents, carers, speech, physical, occupational therapy and/or educational assistance.