North East Lincolnshire Down's Syndrome Family Support Group

Supporting children and adults with Down's syndrome and their families in North East Lincolnshire. Charity number 1154260

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Check out the Saying It All website - providing information for people with learning disabilities and their carers in NE Lincs

Posted on June 18, 2012 at 8:15 AM

Have a look at the Saying It All website - providing information for people with learning disabilities and their carers in North East Lincolnshire.

www.sayingitall.com

See Peter Rosset on Youtube - an amazing boy with DS

Posted on June 17, 2012 at 6:00 PM Comments comments (2)

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We have been contacted by the family of 12 year old Peter Rosset - an amazingly talented young man with Down's syndrome in the USA. Peter is twelve years old. He has Trisomy 21 Down's syndrome and was also diagnosed with Leukemia on July 18, 2011. He is currently in remission. Foremost, what characterizes Peter is his love of music. He has been taking piano lessons from Converse College, in Spartanburg, South Carolina, USA for the past two and a half years. Peter would like to get at least one million Youtube views so please have a look at his video above.

Free Home Fire Safety Visits Available

Posted on April 28, 2012 at 11:30 AM

Humberside Fire and Rescue Service are offering free Home Fire Safety Visits. They offer free fire safety equipment and advise on how to stay safe in your home, and can offer extra advise to people with additional needs and their carers / families.

If you would like to arrange a free home visit call Sarah Baker - Community Safety Officer on 01472 372500, mobile 07904 385999.

Our link on DSA website

Posted on April 24, 2012 at 8:00 AM

Our website is now listed with other local support groups on the national DSA website.

Adapted bikes at Cleethorpes Leisure Centre

Posted on March 5, 2012 at 11:10 AM

Cleethorpes Leisure Centre has an adapted cycles and mountain bikes hire scheme. There are a range of cycles that are adapted for use of children, young people and adults with disabilities or additional needs available to hire. All ages and abilities are catered for however hirers must have an everyone active card that can be obtained through Cleethorpes Leisure Centre.

Hire charges are £5 per cycle per hour – carer goes FREE

For further information, or to apply for your free card, contact:

Cleethorpes Leisure Centre on 01472 323200 or email: [email protected] or follow the link on our links page.

New email address

Posted on January 23, 2012 at 4:10 PM

The new group email address is up and running:

[email protected]

Photos wanted

Posted on January 22, 2012 at 3:15 PM

If anyone has any photos they would like putting in the photo gallery then please email me at [email protected]

Thanks, Keith


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