Down Syndrome Australia
18/71 Victoria Crescent, Abbotsford VIC 3067
Media enquiries can be directed to Down Syndrome Australia at firstname.lastname@example.org
Down Syndrome Australia pre and post natal information
1300 881 935
This national 1300 number will connect callers to their local state or territory Down syndrome support organisation to enable access to non-directive information, and to ask questions and to speak to, or arrange to speak to, a parent of a child with Down syndrome.
You can download this Prenatal Fact Sheet (PDF).
New parents should view the new parent support and information page for more direct contact numbers.
Down Syndrome Research
Down Syndrome Australia is keen to facilitate and support research that aims to improve the lives of people with Down syndrome and their families. Whilst DSA is prepared to act as an agent to request of the Federation members (the eight state and territories), for access to their membership, all projects by researchers for recruitment of research participants or distribution of research related surveys must be approved by our research committee.
The research committee can approve projects that meet the criteria. An application fee is charged to seek approval, and a further administration fee is charged for accepted projects to cover the recruitement costs. Please email us for pricing.
Research recruitment policy (Doc)
Your local Association
Down Syndrome Australia is made up of eight State and Territory associations providing support, information and resources to people with Down syndrome and their families across the country. Please contact your local association on the details below for any enquiries that are local to your area.
Down Syndrome Northern Territory
(08) 8985 6222
Down Syndrome Association of Queensland
(07) 3356 6655
Down Syndrome New South Wales
(02) 9841 4444
Down Syndrome Victoria
(03) 9486 9600 or 1300 658 873
ACT Down Syndrome Association
(02) 6290 0656
Down Syndrome Tasmania
1300 592 050
Down Syndrome South Australia
(08) 8245 4600
Down Syndrome Western Australia
(08) 9368 4002 or 1800 623 544