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Nicole Louise Photography 2022 Down Syndrome Awareness Calendar

Nicole Louise Photography has created the most absolutely adorable calendar for 2022, in dedication to Down Syndrome Awareness. Over the past few months Nicole has worked extremely hard alongside her 20 beautiful models to create this wonderful piece of art. This Calendar showcases the beauty of Down Syndrome and has been meticulously designed to highlight positive awareness through photography. Nicole has worked with the Down Syndrome community on many occasions and has done many campaigns

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Christmas Party

The NDSSG annual Christmas Party is coming soon in December.  We hope as many Families as possible can attend and join in with the festive celebrations. This year we will be holding our annual Christmas Party at the Monty Hind Youth Centre in Lenton.  There will be Santa’s Grotto, lots of Party Games, a soft play area, Music and Party food for all.   Santa needs to know who is coming, in advance, so he has

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BAP Newcomer Award Winner

Recently, at our Baby & Toddler Sensory Sing & Sign Group, we were in celebratory mode!   One of our mums, Kerry-ann Bellamy won the BAPs newcomer award. BAPs stand for ‘Bloody Awesome Parents’ and they are awarded to people who blog about life with a child with disabilities. Her, now 19 month old son, Lucas, was one of the first babies to receive a New Baby Bag from NDSSG, and has been involved in the baby

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Down Syndrome Awareness Month Fancy Dress Disco

Another Great Night !!!!!! What an amazing night the NDSSG families had at our Fancy Dress Disco last night!40 of our families, from NDSSG, and from the football club NDSSG runs, descended upon Forest Town Arena, for a wonderful disco from Gazza’s Disco Hire – thank you so much to you both! And thank you, too, to Donna for the amazing cakes, and to Phillippa and Melissa for helping to set the room up. Excellent costumes and so many

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Alice Wilson Memorial Cup

What a great night!  Education FC Warriors (mixed learning disability team) had their first ever football match, against Burton Joyce FC (Down Syndrome team). Playing at the Burton Joyce ground, EFC put up a valiant effort, but were beaten by the more experienced team, 4:2.But they made up for it in the penalty shootout at the end, where some excellent goals were scored by both teams! It was lovely to have Michael and Jeanette there to hand out the

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