• Down Syndrome Extra 21

  • Down Syndrome Extra 21

  • Down Syndrome Extra 21

  • Down Syndrome Extra 21

  • Down Syndrome Extra 21

  • Down Syndrome Extra 21

  • Down Syndrome Extra 21

  • Down Syndrome Extra 21

  • Down Syndrome Extra 21

  • Down Syndrome Extra 21

  • What we do

    DS Extra 21 provides support & information about Down's syndrome in the Essex area.

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  • Our members

    Our members have a fantastically wide range of interests & activities - we're constantly amazed by what they achieve!

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  • How to help

    Would you be interested in helping or supporting our group somehow? We'd love to hear from you, no matter how little time you can offer - and there's no obligation!

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  • Our aims

    We offer support to people with Down syndrome and their families, promote equal opportunities, promote public awareness, encourage local support groups, and provide information.

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  • Our events

    We organise many events throughout the year: conferences, workshops, fun days, fundraising events, sports events, social & arts events.

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  • Who we are

    We consist of parents, carers and people with Down syndrome. Our friendly group is run by an elected committee of volunteers.

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  • What we do

    We run information days for professionals, parents, carers & people with Down syndrome. We supply information packs to hospitals, GPs, new parents & schools.

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  • ...and we also

    ...visit local schools, hospitals & education authorities. We provide newsletters & we organise social events to encourage families to meet up & share ideas.

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  • Membership

    Membership is not restricted to people associated with Down syndrome - anybody is welcome to join. Members receive newsletters, information & advice, and reduced admission to events.

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  • Our fundraising

    There are lots of things you can do to help raise money for the group. Find out about our fundraising and some typical events & ideas.

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Latest Newsletter

Issue-27-Spring-14

Issue 27 / Spring 2014

Extra 21 hits Blackpool; Billy James raising £700 in sponsorship; Dates for your diary;…

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OUR LATEST NEWS

  • Charity3 Date posted: September 30, 2017

    Fund Raising

    A big thank you to Ruby Tibbs and her friends Maisie Harrison and Katie Johnson who ran a second hand handbag stall at the Rise Park fun day to celebrate its 80th anniversary. Read more
  • Essex Family Forum Date posted: September 30, 2017

    Essex Family Forum

    Developing The Essex Local Offer : We need your help!
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  • IMG_7830 Date posted: July 19, 2017

    Essex Outdoors Info

    Essex Outdoors: Open Events and Summer Short Break Opportunities Ref:EssexOutdoors@public.govdelivery.com On Monday 7 and Wednesday 9 August Essex Outdoors have Open Events at their Mersea and Danbury centres for you to come and try some of activities. Read more
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