Calendar


2017 Events

The events planned for the coming year may change so please keep an eye on the facebook group for the latest updates.


9th May 2017 – Growing up—Puberty and adolescence for young people with DS
An interactive workshop about adolescence and puberty in young people with Down’s Syndrome.  It will cover how to talk about physical and emotional changes, sex and relationships education and supporting friendships and self-esteem.  Led by Elizabeth Leggat, a professional trainer from the Down’s Syndrome Association plus guest speakers.   This course is particularly relevant for […]

13th May 2017 – Family & Friends (2017-05-13)
The monthly get together for the families & friends.

18th May 2017 – Play & Sign Meet-Up (2017-05-18)
For children with Down’s Syndrome and their parents and carers Find out about what Up on Downs has to offer Meet other parents of children with Down Syndrome Ask questions and pick up tips Get resources and information to support signing Free refreshments Bring a friend along and Grandparents & siblings are very welcome too!

22nd May 2017 – A Complete Guide to EHC Plans
This session would be ideal for parents and carers of children and young people (aged 0-25 years) with additional needs who:  are about to start or will be going through the process of getting an assessment for their first EHC plan currently have a statement of special educational needs and are transferring to an EHC […]

22nd May 2017 – Early Development Group (22nd May 2017)


10th June 2017 – Friends And Family (June 2017)
The monthly get together for the families & friends.

15th June 2017 – Play & Sign Meet-Up (2017-06-15)
For children with Down’s Syndrome and their parents and carers Find out about what Up on Downs has to offer Meet other parents of children with Down Syndrome Ask questions and pick up tips Get resources and information to support signing Free refreshments Bring a friend along and Grandparents & siblings are very welcome too!

8th July 2017 – Family & Friends (2017-07-08)
The monthly get together for the families & friends.

22nd July 2017 – Summer Trip 2017
Up on Downs Summer outing 2017 Paradise Wildlife Park Broxbourne, Herts, EN10 7QA Saturday July 22nd By popular demand we have chosen Paradise Wildlife Park for our annual summer outing this year and would love as many families as possible to join us on 22nd July. Paradise Wildlife Park offers something for all ages with […]

9th September 2017 – Family & Friends (2017-09-09)
The monthly get together for the families & friends.