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Providing support & information about Downs Syndrome in the Essex & North East London area


Come along to Zinc’s Easter Ball!

Zinc Arts are holding their Easter Ball is on Friday 5th April, 7.30pm – 11.00pm and is open to young people and adults aged 16 and over. The cost is £3.50 per person ( support workers come free!!)

Join them  for an evening of fun-filled music and dance at Zinc’s inclusive studio.

Meet new people and enjoy the nightclub atmosphere created by Zinc’s DJ as you dance the night away.

Zinc | Great Stony, High Street, Chipping Ongar, Essex CM5 0AD



To find out more call Sonia on 01277 365626

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Considering recent developments and guidelines provided by the Government, to protect our Members we have decided to suspend the charities programme for the time being.

DSE21 are pleased to hear about a group that has recently started in the Colchester area for families with young children.

On the 6th April 2019 DSE21 held an bike riding session at Just Ride Southend. Just Ride are a charity who specialise in inclusive bike riding using a running track to give people with disabilities the opportunity to experience bike riding in a safe and secure environment.

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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.