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ACT Down Syndrome Association leads the way in building an inclusive community for people with Down syndrome and intellectual disabilities.

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The ACT Down Syndrome Association (ACTDSA) aims to improve the quality of life for people with Down syndrome and other intellectual disabilities by providing support and information to their families, carers, schools, employers and other organisations.

ACTDSA also aims to increase awareness of the abilities and needs of people with Down syndrome through our programs, events and activities.

ACTDSA actively works within the community to assist in the removal of barriers for people with a disability to access mainstream services.

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Our Vision

ACT Down Syndrome Association leads the way in building an inclusive community for people with Down syndrome and intellectual disabilities.

Our Mission

ACTDSA works with individuals and families through lifelong engagement to enable them to reach their full potential as active and contributing members of the wider community.

ACTDSA collaborates and builds relationships with business, government and community organisations to create better outcomes for all of society.

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Subject to final considerations and recommendations from the vaccination experts on the Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (ATAGI), and other related approvals, the Australian Government will start rolling out the Pfizer vaccine to 5 to 11-year-olds from 10 January 2022.

The Therapeutic Goods Administration has provisionally approved the Pfizer vaccine as safe and effective for use among 5 to 11-year-old children in Australia.Subject to final considerations and recommendations from the vaccination experts on the Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (ATAGI), and other related approvals, the Australian Government will start rolling out the Pfizer vaccine to 5 to 11-year-olds from 10 January 2022. ... See MoreSee Less

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Happy International Day of People with Disability - Australia!

This year the theme is Leadership and participation of persons with disabilities toward an inclusive, accessible and sustainable post-COVID-19 world.

We want to say a big THANK YOU to all of our members who without even knowing show leadership in the community and strive to be active participants in the ACT community as a whole!

Happy International Day of People with Disability - Australia!This year the theme is Leadership and participation of persons with disabilities toward an inclusive, accessible and sustainable post-COVID-19 world.We want to say a big THANK YOU to all of our members who without even knowing show leadership in the community and strive to be active participants in the ACT community as a whole! ... See MoreSee Less

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Go Peter! So proud of you! You inspire all of us at Daana!

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The team at Independent are getting into the Christmas spirit in the office! Thanks Tim for sharing this photo of your handy work    ๐ŸŽ„

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Street address: Room 24, Building 1, Pearce Community Centre, Collett Place, Pearce ACT 2607
Postal address: PO Box 717, Mawson, ACT 2607

Phone: 02 6290 0656
Email: admin@actdsa.org.au
Office Hours: Monday โ€“ Friday, 9.00am โ€“ 4.00pm

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