Our Mission Statement

We aim to provide information, support and friendship to people with Down syndrome and their families in Galway City and County, working towards an improved quality of life with respect and acceptance of people with Down syndrome as valued members of their community.

We recognise the importance of early intervention and developing communication ability.

We aim to create opportunities for social and personal inclusion and integration across the age spectrum

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Numicon Training – Saturday 19th October 2019

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Please welcome our recently appointed Regional Resource Officer Maura Dolan! Her first day working from our DSG East location, delighted to have you on board! #DSGalway #ShareTheJourney #Galway

Liking the look of this! Get your @galway2020 booklet for the full listing or check out their site! #Galway2020 https://t.co/02MTVfVG7m

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Fabulous evening at @galway2020 launch, full of colour, great vibes and very inclusive! Looking forward to checking out the program of events! #Galway2020

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Still time to reg for Bike-2-Bofin 2019.
90km #charity #cycle from #GalwayCity to #Cleggan, 45k from #Maam Cross. With option of overnight stay on #Inishbofin.
Full event info and booking details downsyndromegalway.ie/bike-2-bofin-2019-12th-oct/
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Best of luck to all taking part in Inishbofin charity swim today.
Your support to DS Galway is much appreciated.
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DSG East Centre....great first day of opening

The first speech therapy sessions with Voices for Down Syndrome Galway began in DSG East Centre today.
We were delighted to meet so many of our excited members & their families, they have left us with lots of lovely memories for our Tree.

We really want the DSG East Centre to be a place for everyone to meet, socialize, have fun, attend information events, classes, therapy sessions...Really the possibilities are endless. We would love to hear your ideas & suggestions as to what you want from the centre.

Don't forget that we are still looking for participants from Tús, with the required skills, that would like to make a Self Referral, to assist us in the centre as a Receptionist.
Click for more information downsyndromegalway.ie/down-syndrome-galway-east-opening-soon/

We have a fabulous WhatsApp group of parents that keep in contact regarding updates and what is coming up next for the Centre.
If you would like to join us to get regular information, please text Deirdre on 086 8719000

Looking forward to meeting you all in DSG East Centre very soon.

Yours very gratefully,
Everyone in the Down Syndrome Galway East Centre Committee
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DSG East Centre opens its doors!
Following the opening of DSG West last year, the doors of DSG East opened this morning.
Based in Claregalway, DSG East provides a place for DS Galway members and their familes to meet, socialize, have fun, attend information events, classes, therapy sessions...the possibility is endless.
Congrats and well done to all involved in getting the centre ready and doors opened this morning for speech therapy sessions with VFDSG project.
The place looks fab!
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We are back!
Parent & Baby/Toddler Group Meeting This Friday, 13th Sept from 10:00 - 12:00 in DSG West Centre
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