Early Support Information on Downs Syndrome

Written by Early SupportDate 16 Mar 2013

This is an Early Support information resource on Down syndrome and gives guidance on what Down syndrome is, how Down syndrome may affect you and your child and where to go for further support and information.

Also discussed in this resource are the different stages of life including diagnosis from the beginning, the early years, school years and transition into adulthood. The Health issues surrounding Downs syndrome are also outlined including new-born health issues, ongoing health issues and further information on health issues.