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What’s happening at Down’s Syndrome Scotland

Katy Lironi on how DSS has adapted its ABC services following the pandemic. Down's Syndrome Scotland has been delivering ABC (Achieving Better Communication) groups for...

Brother, do you love me? The cry for help that sparked...

When Manni Coe received a disconcerting text from his brother Reuben, who has Down’s syndrome, he decided to remove him from the care system....

Relationships start long before sex

Relationships and Sex Education (RSE) is a vital part of education for learners with SEND, argues Johanna Aiyathurai. For too long now it has been...

The Lone SENDCO: Questions and Answers For the Busy SENDCO

Gary Aubin is director of SEND for a multi academy trust, having worked as a SENDCO in mainstream primary and secondary schools, where he...

The future of Down’s Syndrome therapy is just around the corner

A new study shows promising results for the future of therapy for those with Down’s syndrome, writes Dr. Henry Mahncke. Results from a recent study...

How church helped my daughter during lockdown

Marcia Squire-Wood talks about the support her daughter Ruby has received from her church during the Covid-19 lockdown. Lockdown started for Ruby on March 17th...

Learning from Lucy

Bringing up a daughter with learning disabilities has been the ultimate lesson in life, writes mum Samantha Bowen I wasn’t present at the time of my...

Becoming school-ready

Stuart Mills outlines the types of support children with Down's syndrome need in the transition from Reception to Year 1

Left behind

It’s easy to feel isolated when you have a child with a dual diagnosis, writes Debbie Austin 

A grown-up’s guide to teens with Down’s syndrome

Stuart Mills looks at some of the key issues facing teenagers with Down’s syndrome and how to support them

Book Reviews

Teaching Dyslexic Students: Theory and Practice

Lynn Lovell is head of Professional Practice at the British Dyslexia Association. She has completed an MA in Specific Learning Difficulties with a focus...

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