Three young people with Down syndrome, standing in front of some trees. with a church in the background.

WDSC 2018 – Glasgow, Scotland

Registration and Abstract Submission Open. Down’s Syndrome Scotland will be hosting the 13th World Down Syndrome Congress (WDSC) in Glasgow, Scotland from 24-27 July 2018. As many of you know, … Read more

Logo WDSC Glasgow 2018

World Down Syndrome Congress 2018

The Congress will be organized in Glasgow, Scotland from 25th – 27th July 2018. The topics of the congress: Experience, Research and Practice, widening opportunities, improving lives. Welcome Down’s Syndrome … Read more

People with Down syndrome from all European countries at the European parliament

People with DS meet MEPs in Brussels.

People with Down syndrome from all European countries were invited to Brussels on 21.3.2017. They had the opportunity to meet MEPs on the occasion of the World Down Syndrome Day.

Male Slovenian youth with DS holding a sign in his hands with his statement for WDSD 2017

My voice counts – Slovenia 4

World Down Syndrome Day 2017: #MyVoiceMyCommunity. Moje ime je Gregor. Prihajam iz Slovenije. V prostem času počnem veliko stvari, ki me osrečujejo. Najraje berem knjige, hodim na ples in plesne … Read more

Young Slovenian woman with DS, holding a sign in her hands with a statement on WDSD 2017

My voice counts – Slovenia 3

World Down Syndrome Day 2017: #MyVoiceMyCommunity. Moje ime je Mateja, prihajam iz Ljubljane, Slovenije. Ravno sem dobila novo službo, tu v Ljubljani. Tam izdelujem škornje. Na društvu Downov sindrom Slovenija … Read more

Young male youth with DS from Slovenia, holding a sign with a statement above his head.

My voice counts – Slovenia 2

World Down Syndrome Day 2017: #MyVoiceMyCommunity. Moje ime je Jan Matevž. Sem član društva Downov sindrom Slovenija. Moj glas šteje! My name is Jan Matevž. I am member of Down … Read more

Young man with DS from Turkey holding a sign with his statement on WDSD 2017 above his head.

My voice counts – Turkey 4

World Down Syndrome Day 2017: #MyVoiceMyCommunity. Benim adım Ümit, Türkiye’de yaşıyorum. Şu an bir kafede garson olarak çalışıyorum ve bağımsız yaşayarak kendi ayaklarımın üstünde duruyorum. İleride Down Sendromu Derneği’nde çalışmak … Read more

Young Turkish lady with DS holding a sign above her head with a statement on WDSD 2017

My voice counts – Turkey 3

World Down Syndrome Day 2017: #MyVoiceMyCommunity. Benim adım Özge, Türkiye’de yaşıyorum.  Dosyaları ve evrakları toparlamayı çok seviyorum. Sekreter olup para kazanmak istiyorum. Şarkı söylemeyi çok seviyorum. Bir koroda görevliyim ve … Read more

Young Turkish man with DS holding a sign with his statement on WDSD 2017 above his head

My voice counts – Turkey 2

World Down Syndrome Day 2017: #MyVoiceMyCommunity. Benim adım Erdi, Türkiye’de yaşıyorum.  Spor yapmayı ve maç izlemeyi çok seviyorum. Fırsat buldukça futbol oynuyorum. Benim gibi gençlere yönelik daha çeşitli sportif faaliyetlerin … Read more