World Down Syndrome Day 2022

Join Stepping Stones DS on 21st March to learn how we support our children & young people with Down syndrome to

fulfil their potential .

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Join us on 21st March 2022

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Stepping Stones DS would like to invite you to our World Down Syndrome Day event.


The theme this year is Inclusion and we will have short presentations on this topic from local experts Vik Ralfs and Sarah Holton and Stepping Stones DS member Arabella Leach.  There will also betime for informal chat over a buffet lunch.


Join us on Monday 21st March 2022 at the Lismoyne Hotel, Fleet:


  • 11:00 – Welcome, tea/coffee

  • 11:30 – Presentations

  • 12:30 – Buffet lunch and time to chat


World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD), is a global awareness day celebrated on 21st day of the 3rd month, to signify the triplication (trisomy) of the 21st chromosome which causes Down syndrome. 


Stepping Stones DS values Community, Inclusion, Opportunity and Independence. We believe it is vital to support those in our community who have Down syndrome to fulfil their potential.


Join us to learn more about our families and how we support our children & young people with Down syndrome in Hampshire, Berkshire and Surrey.


Please confirm your place by Monday 14th March by using our online booking form:

You can also see updates about the event on Facebook: SSDS WDSD 22

Thank you to our World Down Syndrome Day Event Sponsors

We would like to say a big THANK YOU to the following sponsors for supporting our World Down Syndrome Day event this year:

What our families say

 Thanks to Stepping Stones DS, we have and continue to enjoy incredible support ranging from crucial therapies for our son, learning opportunities for our family, enviable social activities to healthy and valuable friendships.

They are an Earth Angel. 

- Irene; Mum to Cruz aged 4