Health Professionals

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Supporting health professionals

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Our state and territory associations provide health professionals with:

  • up-to-date information about Down syndrome
  • resources for people with Down syndrome and families
  • resources for health professionals
  • professional development, webinars and presentations
  • guidance around prenatal support and prenatal testing.


Get in touch with your state or territory Down syndrome association to find out more.

1300 881 935

Resources for health professionals  

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Health Screening Tool for people with Down syndrome
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Tips for GPs on Prenatal Screening and talking to parents
DSA Health communication tips health professionals
Fact sheet – Communication tips for health professionals
DSA tips for assessing children with Down syndrome poster
Poster – Tips for assessing children with Down syndrome
DSA Health communicating postcard
Post card – Communication tips for health professionals

Health Ambassadors

The DSA Health Ambassadors are a group of advocates with Down syndrome who inform health professionals about how to communicate with and include people with Down syndrome in their own health conversations.

Contact us to request one of the Health Ambassadors to speak at your workplace or education facility.

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About the Health Ambassadors
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Get in touch with the Health Ambassadors

Find out more about services in your area

Click on your state to find out more.

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