...To the world you may be one person, but to a child with Down's Syndrome you may be the world...
...Welcome to "Up for Down's", A community for parents & families to talk about their experiences with Down's Syndrome ...
...welcome to all new members and guests...
...To the world you may be one person, but to a child with Down's Syndrome you may be the world...

Information Centre

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No New Posts General Information about Down Syndrome

Here is information that you may need to know about Down Syndrome. READ ONLY.

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14 14 Adolescence
by Daniella
May 17, 2006 13:54:16 GMT
No New Posts Screening tests

Here is information about the screening tests you will have whilst you are pregnant. READ ONLY.

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5 5 Diagnostic Tests
by pinktorontogirl
Nov 29, 2006 15:55:54 GMT
No New Posts New Parents

Information for new parents of a child with Down Syndrome. READ ONLY.

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12 15 Family Talking
by Daniella
May 26, 2006 22:20:16 GMT
No New Posts Feeding a child with downs

Here is information on how to feed a child with downs, including alternative methods of breast feeding. READ ONLY.

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14 14 Alternative methods feeding - Supplemental Nursing
by pinktorontogirl
Nov 28, 2006 21:30:56 GMT
No New Posts Development Benchmarks

An idea of the ages our children will accomplish various tasks/activities

1 8 Different accomplishments at different ages
by shannahsmum
Aug 1, 2011 13:13:10 GMT
No New Posts Schedule of health checks

The Uk and ireland's schedule of health checks

1 5 The 'Red book'
by sharon22
Aug 14, 2008 23:21:14 GMT
No New Posts Benefits & Other Assistance

Information on benefits & other help.

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No New Posts What do the professionals do?

Have you ever had to go to an appointment not knowing what to expect? Here is where it can be explained to you. READ ONLY.

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12 13 physiotherapist
by Daniella
Nov 16, 2006 23:31:45 GMT

About You

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304 2,025 HELLO GUESTS!!
by tantalizintina
Aug 20, 2012 20:56:33 GMT
No New Posts Experiences

A place to discuss your experiences as the parent of a child with Down's with other parents...

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144 1,385 Just wondering
by sarah
Oct 24, 2011 20:46:33 GMT
No New Posts Where in the world are you??

We have a map!! Please take the time to add yourselves to the map so we can see how far (and close) we all are!

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11 140 where in the world are you?
by purpleness1974
Apr 25, 2011 17:20:10 GMT
No New Posts Appointments

Do you have any appointments coming up that you want to share? Here is the place to do it

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191 1,716 finally
by karenh
Apr 24, 2011 9:57:26 GMT

Family Ties

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A place for the Mums to chat and discuss the joys and difficulties specifically related to being a Mum of a child with Downs syndrome ...

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Sub-board: Aunty Rilly's Weaning Recipes ;D

220 2,058 Rosie 28/05/11
by wizz
Jul 4, 2011 16:32:34 GMT
No New Posts Dads

A place for the Dads to chat and discuss the joys and difficulties specifically related to being a Dad of a child with Downs syndrome...

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9 70 i speak for other ppl , where are the dads!
by Jojo
Sept 17, 2006 21:07:36 GMT
No New Posts Siblings

Are you a brother/sister to someone with Down Syndrome?? Chat Here

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by alysha
Oct 10, 2009 20:19:09 GMT
No New Posts Friends & Family

A place for friends & family to chat and discuss the joys and difficulties specifically related to knowing a child with Down Syndrome...

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4 29 A friend I have at school with downs.
by Jºe ,, (Y)
Sept 1, 2007 10:41:57 GMT


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No New Posts Picture Gallery

Memories are great, and pictures help us remember. Share your pictures & home movies here...

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Related Medical Problems - The information is in no way a substitute for examination or diagnosis by a qualified health professional

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No New Posts Heart Support

This section is for the people who have children with heart problems as well.

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54 756 You wont believe this....
by shanlou
Feb 24, 2011 9:52:09 GMT
No New Posts Down Syndrome Health

A website covering all aspects of health issues with down syndrome

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67 590 DLA help
by donnarees38
Nov 15, 2010 11:37:10 GMT

Therapy Writing

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No New Posts Rilith's Therapy

Rilith's therapy page

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3 29 Therapy Writing - To try and help sort my feelings
by mum2rachel
Feb 24, 2010 22:04:30 GMT


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76 1,026 R.I.P MILLIE
by Daniella
Dec 8, 2010 8:45:53 GMT
No New Posts New Arrivals

We have recently had a spurt of babys being born here on up for downs - so here is where to announce them all or leave messages for the new parents :)

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29 381 Holly has a baby brother.... :)
by mum2rachel
Jun 10, 2011 14:08:06 GMT
No New Posts Milestones

Has your Little Ones recently reached a milestone? please share it with us here

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195 1,548 Daniel knows all of his...
by sarah
Jul 1, 2011 15:29:18 GMT
No New Posts Birthdays and Special Occasions

Please put any birthdays and Special occasions here so we can celebrate them with you

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121 736 June Birthdays!!
by sarah
Jun 25, 2011 17:06:35 GMT

Sites of Interest

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Got any interesting websites you wish to share with everyone? Post a link in this section, and tell us something about them...

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31 105 Downs Educatonal trust
by tina79
Oct 8, 2010 10:00:31 GMT

Market Stall

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Got any goodies you want to get out of the cuboard once & for all, and make some money?? Let everyone know.....

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by sarah
Mar 22, 2010 21:41:32 GMT

Off Topic

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No New Posts General Ramblings

A place for all off-topic, "getting to know you" postings...

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662 5,458 Hello!!
by sarah
May 13, 2012 7:40:11 GMT
No New Posts Just For Fun

This is where the funny, silly, or playful side of us can come out to play....

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138 3,187 Tomato garden
by sarah
Sept 4, 2009 12:45:58 GMT
No New Posts Stories, Poems & Books

Share your Stories, Poetry and any interesting Books you have read here.....

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56 254 a beautiful poem
by Daniella
Jun 12, 2011 20:03:29 GMT
No New Posts Chat Room

Name a time and we will try to gather here for a chat

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13 74 So when is the 1st Chat night set then???
by Daniella
Sept 29, 2007 20:59:16 GMT
No New Posts Promotional Material

Have you been in a paper or magazine recently? tell us about it here

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20 227 On the news!!
by sarah
Oct 15, 2008 20:21:02 GMT
No New Posts Hints and Tips

Do you have any great ideas that you think other mums will benefit from?? put them down here!

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10 35 free insulation stuff?
by debs4
Nov 18, 2008 19:57:55 GMT

Thoughts & Suggestions

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Heres a place to give us any ideas for the site.Or to let us know what were doing right or wrong...........

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9 54 Technical Help Section
by sarahncharlimai
Jun 5, 2007 19:35:25 GMT


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