Primary School

Resources that challenge, educate, and empower parents who have a child with Down syndrome and professionals who work with them.

ST&R Primary School Pack

Our ST&R Primary School Pack provides resources to educate and enlighten the practitioners who work with our children.

These include some of our own publications, leaflets, posters and information for you to share with your school setting.

Primary School support

We support the whole family – including Dads, Grandparents, Medical Professionals and Maternity Units.

We also support preschool settings, please ask your preschool professionals to join our group for advice, resources and training.

EHCP Support

EHCP online support groups – Our EHCP support Justine, is on hand to provide information and support around applying for and checking EHCPs in our closed Facebook groups.

EHCP drop-in service – we are also able to offer half hour 1:1 sessions with Justine – these online sessions are for DSUK families who have a child in England who would value 1:1 support. During the session you can discuss a specific question or key concern around the EHCP process. After booking Justine will contact you to arrange a suitable day and time for the session – please allow half an hour for the session.

EHCP draft review service – Justine will fully review the draft EHCP and professional reports, followed by a two-hour call to discuss feedback. During this call, Justine will run through the EHCP with you to ensure you understand any issues with the draft so that you can put your parent representations effectively to the Local Authority. After booking Justine will contact to arrange a suitable day and time for your session – please allow up to two hours for the session.

Providing information, support and resources to expectant, new and preschool parents.

0 – 4 years

Support Training & Resources for parents and professionals of those of school age. 

4 – 11 years

Enabling children with Down syndrome to be toilet trained in time to start in pants4school!

0 – 5 years

A forum to help with promoting and supporting local Down syndrome support groups.

All ages