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Health & wellbeing

Websites and organisations covering health and medical topics commonly associated with Down's Syndrome.

Also organisations that, although not specific to Down's Syndrome, can be useful on matters of general wellbeing.

You should take appropriate professional advice specific to your circumstances. downsyndromeOK cannot be liable for the use of the information here. It is offered by individuals who feel that it may be useful for others.

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1   Link   Down's Heart Group
A charity offering support and information relating to heart conditions associated with Down's Syndrome.
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2   Link   Intellectual Disabilities and Health
Website covering medical matters relating to learning disabilities. Jointly managed by the Down's Syndrome Association and St. George's Medical School.
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3   Link   NDCS - National Deaf Childrens Society
Registered charity offering support for deaf children and their families. Membership is free and they have recently started running Down's Syndrome specific events / weekends.
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4   Link   Counselling directory
The Website gives general information on counselling, therapies and a search facility to find professionals (registered in this directory) practicing in your area as well as helpline contacts.
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5   Link   British Psychological Society
The British Psychological Society is the representative body for psychology and psychologists in the UK.
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6   Link   B A C P
British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP)
Runs accreditation of professional members and compliance with code of conduct. General information provided by its helpline (see website for details)
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