The Downright Special Network

The Downright Special Network

Charity information

The Downright Special Network

Downright Special helps children with Down syndrome, their families and professionals who work with the child in the Hull and East Riding areas. Weekly education & fun, support, advice and training.

Founded 2007

  • Mission statement

    To build a brighter future for children with Down syndrome.

    To assist families in the Hull and East Yorkshire region in the care of children with Down syndrome.

    To provide and operate such support, materials, training and events such that both parents/carers and professionals in health and education may be assisted in helping children with Down syndrome to achieve the best possible outcomes in their educational, social, physical and emotional development.

    To provide antenatal support and information to prospective parents to a child with Down Syndrome.

    To engage in such other work and activities (including liaison with health and education professionals), and to provide such other materials and facilities, which may seem directly or indirectly to be conducive to the attainment of the above objects.

  • Aims

    The Downright Special Network aims to:

    • To improve communication skills.
    • To build a brighter future for children with Down syndrome
  • Overview

    Established: October 2007

    Registered Charity Number: 1128178

    Board members: 5

    Part time staff: 2

    Volunteers: 10

    Phone number: 01482 420160

    Address: The Bodmin Road Church Office Padstow Close Bodmin Road Bransholme HULL HU7 4HE

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