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


Upwards with Downs Fancy Dress Halloween Disco

This  month Upwards with Downs will have a special  Fancy dress Halloween Disco on Saturday the 1st of Nov,between 7pm and 11pm.

The event is for free for anyone  under 16 and or with Down’s Syndrome. Adults only £1 per ticket.

The event is being held at The Link, Parsloe Road, Harlow, Essex, CM19 4MT.

To book a place please email Tara or Cristina

Alternatively call Cristina on 07733 392064 or Tara on 07733 267316


More News & Media

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.

Event Video

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.