Prenatal Support

Expecting a baby with Down syndrome

If you have been told during your pregnancy following a diagnostic test that your baby has Down syndrome, firstly:

CONGRATULATIONS!

Remember that Down syndrome is just a small part of who your baby is and will be and no one can predict how much your child will be able to achieve. We understand that there is a lot to take in so we would encourage you to spend some time looking through our website and the links below.

Support and information from Down Syndrome Victoria

We would love to answer your questions and provide you with more information. You may like to contact one of our friendly Family Support Team at Down Syndrome Victoria to have a chat and receive a copy of our New Parent Pack. During your pregnancy we can provide you with information, support and an unbiased place to ask questions.

Phone 9486 9600 or email us.


Are you looking for information? You can find more information in our prenatal resources and new parent resources.