Down Syndrome International

Down Syndrome International

Charity information

Down Syndrome International

We are a UK based international charity, comprising a membership of individuals and organisations worldwide, committed to ensuring quality of life and human rights for all people with Down syndrome.

Founded 2001

  • Mission statement

    Our mission is to improve quality of life for people with Down syndrome worldwide and promote their inherent right to be accepted and included as valued and equal members of their communities.

  • Aims

    Down Syndrome International aims to:

    • Raise AWARENESS about Down syndrome and the potential of people with Down syndrome to be valued members of their communities.
    • REPRESENT people with Down syndrome with a single global voice and encourage international communication and cooperation.
    • Provide INFORMATION, support and resources to people with Down syndrome, their families and carers, and the professionals who work with them with specific focus on developing countries.
  • Overview

    Established: November 2001

    Registered Charity Number: 1091843

    Board members: 13

    Full time staff: 3

    Part time staff: 2

    Volunteers: 4

    Phone number: 01392 357554

    Address: Langdon Down Centre, 2a Langdon Park, Teddington, Middlesex, TW11 9PS

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