Up On Downs Hertfordshire

A parent run organisation which supports families of children with Down’s Syndrome.

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Up on Downs

Join us at Up on Downs for fun, fellowship and support on your journey with your child with Down’s Syndrome.

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Come together with families at our social get togethers, days out, parties and information events.

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We run a program of subsidised speech and communication groups run by our trained co-workers

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We are a small charity run by fellow parents of children with Downs syndrome and supported by a active board of trustees

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  • Summer Boat Trip 2022
    Climb Aboard The Sheldrake 3. Sunday July 19, 11am to 9pm. Up on Downs is pleased to once again offer out members the opportunity to spend a lovely day sailing down the canal. Enjoy a picnic lunch and craft on board, hop off and help with the locks or just feed the ducks and enjoy the scenary. A popular event with limited numbers, booking is essential. Please email enquiries.nhdowns@yahoo.co.uk to secure your booking. Wheelchairs can be accommodated, please let us know your needs (including dietary) upon booking.
  • St Albans Half Marathon 2022
    12th June 2022 We are really looking forward to once again be involved in the St Albans Half Marathon this year. We will be fielding a team of ‘cheer marshals’ to help encourage the runners and walkers and add to the great atmosphere—let us know if you would like to join us in cheering or
  • SEN Youth Club 2022
    Calling all secondary schoolers around North Herts and Stevenage! We have been successful obtaining a grant to open a new SEN youth club in Hitchin on Friday evenings from next term. All activities will be free for secondary age young people with SEN. More details will be available soon.