We are here to help!

We want to support everyone to make the most of World Down Syndrome Day.

The team at Down Syndrome International have kindly produced resources to give you the help you need.

To receive these FREE resources and email updates about global WDSD activities, sign up to WDSD here:



Down Syndrome Explained

Our ‘Down syndrome explained’ pack provides bitesize introductions to some of the key topics relevant to people with Down syndrome.

Theme guide

Created to explain the theme for World Down Syndrome Day 2024, ‘End The Stereotypes’. The theme has been developed from ideas generated by our team of Ambassadors.

Advocacy guide

This guide will help you to speak up about the things that are important to you, and to support self-advocates to speak up for themselves.

Guide for children

Created to help you talk to children about  Down syndrome, intellectual disability and stereotypes.

Guide for organisations

Created to help your organisation to think about how people with intellectual disabilities are included in the work that you do. Packed full of tips to help your organisation to become more inclusive.

Lots Of Socks guide

A guide to the ‘Lots Of Socks’ campaign and suggestions of ways to participate.

Fundraising guide

Created to help you raise funds to support the work of organisations of people with disabilities, like Down Syndrome International.

Plus lots more!

Posters, information packs, logos and templates that you can use as you wish.

Sign up!

Sign up to hear from the World Down Syndrome Day team about how you can get involved.

You will also get access to our FREE WDSD resources including guides for advocacy, schools and organisations, posters, templates and lots more to help you to mark this important day.

Together we will create a single global voice advocating for the rights, inclusion and well being of people with Down syndrome.