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(08) 9368 4002

Supporting Western Australian families since 1986. Our purpose is supporting people with Down syndrome to achieve their goals. Down Syndrome WA are NDIS Registered Providers.

  • Respecting rights, equality of opportunity and inclusion
  • Building capacity, participation and possibilities

Overview

We provide support and information to people with Down syndrome, their families, and to those in the community who support them. We work to empower people with Down syndrome and their families to achieve their goals and we work to represent their needs to the community, promote positive attitudes and create opportunities for full inclusion and participation.

Our helpline and office/drop in centre are open every weekday 9.30am-2.30pm and our support team is available to talk to you by phone, email or in person (by appointment) if you would like to come in for a chat.

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Down Syndrome WA has developed a number of resources on pre-planning and self-management to help you with your NDIS plan.

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We are so excited that we will be having Step UP for Down syndrome here in Perth in 2020. 
Make sure you save the date, Sunday the 18th of October. 

Make sure you are following our page for more information coming soon.

We are so excited that we will be having Step UP for Down syndrome here in Perth in 2020. Make sure you save the date, Sunday the 18th of October. Make sure you are following our page for more information coming soon. ... See MoreSee Less

2 weeks ago

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Glad it's happening! Yahoo! A shame we'll miss it- family wedding in Albany.

Fabulous photo of you and Wil, Nikki. 😍😍

Yessss! So excited 😀

Can I have more information about step up, I live in Geraldton I may pop down

Yay 🥰

Nic Threetwo

Omar Alexis Quijano do you think we can bring Fent?

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Down Syndrome WA are looking for volunteers for our FrienDS for Life teens social group.  

FrienDS for Life events are run monthly on weekends and times will vary from Friday evenings through to Sunday afternoons. The events are usually a fun activity, examples include going to a movie, going bowling, doing craft or playing sport. As a volunteer of this group you will be required to assist the teen members as necessary, by providing guidance, positive role modelling and explanations to assist their understanding and involvement.

For this role you would be;

- 18plus 
- Enthusiastic and energetic 
- Reliable  
- Have (or willing to get) a Working with Children’s card and a national police clearance. 
- Be willing to attend an induction 
- Be available Friday evenings - Sunday afternoons

If this is you, please email nikki@downsyndromewa.org.au 

If you know someone who may be interested tag them or share this post.

Down Syndrome WA are looking for volunteers for our FrienDS for Life teens social group. FrienDS for Life events are run monthly on weekends and times will vary from Friday evenings through to Sunday afternoons. The events are usually a fun activity, examples include going to a movie, going bowling, doing craft or playing sport. As a volunteer of this group you will be required to assist the teen members as necessary, by providing guidance, positive role modelling and explanations to assist their understanding and involvement.For this role you would be;- 18plus - Enthusiastic and energetic - Reliable - Have (or willing to get) a Working with Children’s card and a national police clearance. - Be willing to attend an induction - Be available Friday evenings - Sunday afternoonsIf this is you, please email nikki@downsyndromewa.org.au If you know someone who may be interested tag them or share this post. ... See MoreSee Less

2 weeks ago

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Is this only in Perth?

Michael will email you Nikki

I’ll email you Nikki! 👍

Sandii Brown you can share this one 😀

Jess Clarke

I'm in Mandurah! Is there any chance of any events like this coming to the Rockingham/Mandurah area in the future? Happy to volunteer.

Mary Vyse

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Get in Touch

Street address: Down Syndrome WA, Suite 3, 2 Canning Highway, SOUTH PERTH

Postal address: Post Office Box 833 South Perth 6982

Phone: (08) 9368 4002
Toll free: 1800 623 544

Email: office@downsyndromewa.org.au 

Fax: (08) 9368 4006

Office Hours: Monday to Friday: 9:30am to 2:30pm
Saturday, Sunday & Public holidays: Closed

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office@downsyndromewa.org.au 

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