An Opportunity to have your say

An Opportunity to have your say

An Opportunity to have your say! We have been asked to take part in some exciting research with Manchester University about the educational experiences of our young people. This is an exciting new research project looking at the educational experiences of children...
Wayfarers Pantomime Society Present Cheque

Wayfarers Pantomime Society Present Cheque

Wayfarers Pantomime Society Present Cheque The Wayfarers Pantomime Society based in Taunton choose a local charity to support each year. They organise a bucket collection at their performances and this time they chose Ups and Downs Southwest. They made a wonderful...
See and Learn Programme

See and Learn Programme

See and Learn Programme. Do you want to know more about resources for teaching children with Down Syndrome to read?  See and Learn is a structured programme designed to teach children with Down syndrome to talk and to read. Using the sight word reading...
Ten Tors Jubilee Challenge 2020

Ten Tors Jubilee Challenge 2020

Ten Tors Jubilee Challenge 2020 Ten Tors Jubilee Challenge 2020   WHEN: 1st-2nd May 2020 (Overnight camp on the 1st May 2020)   This amazing opportunity is open to all young people with Down Syndrome aged 14-21.   Closing Date for Applications: 31st...
Rain Did Not Stop Play – Mendip Activity Day

Rain Did Not Stop Play – Mendip Activity Day

Rain Did Not Stop Play – Mendip Activity Day Late July saw a group of our young people take part in a full day of action filled activities.  On a day where heavy rain and multiple thunderstorms were forecast, this intrepid group of explorers mastered the...