Training

Down Syndrome Victoria offers a range of training sessions for people with Down syndrome, families, and professionals.
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Down Syndrome Victoria offers a range of training sessions for people with Down syndrome, families, and professionals.

For people with Down syndrome:

Our Pathways to Independence workshops will help you learn skills for a more independent life, including self advocacy, decision making, community connections, staying healthy, and more! (coming soon!)

For families:

DSV Training offers a range of topics covering relevant areas for all ages. Whether you are a new parent or have an adult son or daughter with Down syndrome, our training sessions provide information to help you make those all important decisions with your family.

For professionals:

Learn about Down syndrome and how to approach your work with people with Down syndrome, including communication, suitable support and typical needs. Find out what a contemporary life for a person with Down syndrome looks like.

Our speakers include people with Down syndrome, parents and staff. Together they have a vast range of lived experiences to share with you, as well as tips and strategies for working together. Whether you are a health, education, disability or community service, DSV is able to support you with your professional development needs.

For more information:

You can visit our training and events page for more information or contact our Training Manager at janicec@dsav.asn.au

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