About Us

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About Us2018-10-25T00:35:31+00:00

The Down Syndrome Association of the Northern Territory provides a variety of programs and services to support families. These services include-

Down Syndrome Schools Support Program (DSSSP) provides information and support to schools relating to attendance, education and provision of specialised resources for students with Down syndrome across the Northern Territory.

The Computer Aided Learning Program (CAL) provides personalised, specialised computer lessons on a weekly basis to students with Down syndrome within their classroom.

Project 21 provides educational pathways for young adults with Down syndrome on leaving Year 12 through a range of projects: Skills 21, Media 21, Graphics 21, Dance 21, Sign 21, Music 21, Sing 21, Social 21.

WIMS offers a retail training pathway for young adults with Down syndrome and other intellectual disabilities.

Cash for Containers (C4C) is a social enterprise which offers employment opportunities for young people with a disability.