Resources for older adults
Our information guides and fact sheets can help older adults and families to find information and support. All of our guides are available in the Resource Hub.
Down Syndrome and Dementia: A Guide for Families
This Guide for Families provides information about the link between Down syndrome and Dementia.
The Ageing Guide
The Ageing Guide provides information to adults with Down syndrome, their families and professionals about the health and wellbeing of someone with Down syndrome as they age.
A Practical Guide to Ageing Well
The Practical Guide provides information that will help people with Down syndrome to age well. It is a companion resource to our Guide to Ageing.
Community Inclusion Toolkit (Health)
The Community Inclusion Toolkit offers a section on health to help ensure better health outcomes for people with Down syndrome.
There are resources for people with Down syndrome and their families to help with hospital stays, relationships with GPs and decision making.
You can find a wide range of resources for older adults with Down syndrome in our Resource Hub.
Find events near you
The State and Territory Down syndrome associations host social events, workshops, skills programs, fundraisers and more.
You can see the latest events on our News and Events page.
Get in touch with your Down syndrome association
Get in touch with your local Down syndrome association to find out more about support for older adults with Down syndrome.
Call our 1300 number 1300 881 935 to connect with your local state or territory Down syndrome association.