Recently there has been uncertainty in the media about the eligibility of people with Down syndrome to access DisabilityCare, the new name for the National Disability Insurance Scheme. This article gives some details about eligibility criteria.
Joel and Kirsten's story of the difficulty of getting their daughter into a public high school spread like wildfire recently through social media.
Down Syndrome Australia is proud to launch a fantastic new website for the national organisation. Ultimately, the new website will be a one-stop-shop for important, up-to-date information about Down syndrome – catering to people with the syndrome, their families and supporters, as well as the broader community.
The website will also link to each state and territory Down Syndrome association website, ensuring people with Down syndrome and their families stay in touch with local news and events.