The Down Syndrome Association of Pretoria/Tshwane is a Public Benefit Organization (PBO) / Non-Profit Section 18A organization (NPO) that provides support to persons with Down syndrome and their families.
Our core focus is: improving the lives of all persons with Down syndrome.
Our services include:
New parent Support and counselling;
Hospital and Clinic visits;
Weekly ECD early intervention therapy;
Outreach support in Atteridgeville; Ga-rankuwa; Mamelodi; Soshanguve; Hammanskraal and Thembisa;
Self Help support groups;
Parent Empowerment mornings and workshops;
Education support for children, parents and teachers;
Daily School to Work skills development;
Weekly Sports development program;
Social Age Group get-togethers;
Weekly Self-Advocate sessions;
Awareness talks at hospitals/schools/businesses;
Whatsapp support groups – sharing of information/education materials etc.
You can also see some of what we do on our Facebook page: