Edinburgh and the Lothians
The Edinburgh and Lothian Branch has been active for over 20 years and are based at the national office in Edinburgh.
The aims of the branch are to provide a welcoming and friendly point of contact for anyone with Down’s syndrome and their families; to ensure that the groups and regular activities it operates are relevant, fun, well run and accessible to all who want to take part, and; to do everything it can to ensure that the positive messages about people with Down’s syndrome are heard over the negative ones.
The Family Support Service Officer for the Edinburgh and Lothians area is Morag Shields, Morag supports families and professionals with a range of topics including early years development, education, behaviour concerns and support assessing adult services. Contact Morag on 07808 037 561 or email Morag@dsscotland.org.uk.