We have found these organisations and this information to be of benefit to our members but do not take these as recommendations from Down’s Syndrome Scotland.
DSMIG – www.dsmig.org.uk/
Down’s Heart Group – www.dhg.org.uk/
Enquire – enquire.org.uk/
Enquire have produced a very useful fact-sheet about School transitions which can be found here: enquire.org.uk/information/factsheets/progressing-beyond-school-after-16.
Govan Law Centre – govanlc.blogspot.co.uk/
Special iapps – www.specialiapps.co.uk/en_gb/
Scottish Transitions Forum –
Scottish Transitions Forum have also produced a useful guide to school transitions which can be found here: scottishtransitions.org.uk/summary-download/
Other DS links
Down’s Syndrome Association – www.downs-syndrome.org.uk/
Down’s Syndrome International – www.ds-int.org/
Positive About Down’s Syndrome – positiveaboutdownsyndrome.co.uk
Other org links
SCLD – www.scld.org.uk/
Keys to Life Website – keystolife.info/
Learning Disability Alliance Scotland – www.ldascotland.org/
Autism Initiatives – www.autisminitiatives.org/where-we-are/scotland/
Scottish Autism Society – www.scottishautism.org/
Shared Care Scotland – www.sharedcarescotland.org.uk/
Family Fund – www.familyfund.org.uk/
UN Convention on the Rights of the Child – The Scottish Government have produced a document about Children and Young People’s rights. This can be found here UNCRC_training.