World Down’s Syndrome Day 2020

World Down’s Syndrome Day 2020

Location: Greenbank Lecture Theatre

Join us for World Down’s Syndrome Day 2020 to create a single global voice for advocating for the rights, inclusion and well-being of people with Down syndrome. Each year the voice of people with Down syndrome, and those who live and work with them, grows louder.

Event Agenda


16.30        Arrival with refreshments, stalls and networking
17:00        Introduction and scene-setting – Russell Hogarth
17:10        DS short film “Show Us Your Moves”
17.20       “Dancing our way to health equality - what the evidence says” Talk by Prof. Chris Hatton
17.45        My Story - Talk by Jen Blackwell
18:00        Performances - DanceSyndrome’s Jen Blackwell and David Darcy
18:30        Feature Film - The Peanut Butter Falcon
19:45        Sum up and call to action - Jen Blackwell and Dawn Vickers MD
20:00        Close - please stay to network.