Down Syndrome International

Organization's name: Down Syndrome International
Organization's acronym: DSi
Headquarters address  
Address: Langdon Down Centre, 2A Langdon Park,
Teddington, Middlesex,
TW11 9PS
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Phone: +441395493108
Web site:
Organization type: Disability, Development and Rights Organizations
  • English


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:

Social Development:
  • Disabled persons
Geographic scope: International
Millennium Development Goals:
  • Develop global partnership for development
Mission statement:
Year established (YYYY): 1993
Year of registration (YYYY): 2002
Organizational structure: The organization is led by a Board of Trustees (currently 8 persons) who are the members of the organisation. The Trustees are responsible for strategic decisions and the direction of the organisation. Day to day the organisation is run by an Executive Director, who reports to the Board of Trustees every month and meets with them every 3 months. DSi then has Representative and Affiliate Members consisting of individuals and organisations from across the world. Representatives are able to apply to become Trustees and to join committees which make decisions on relevant issues and report to the Board of Trustees.
Number and type of members: 8 full Members 900 Representative and Affiliate Members
Affiliation with NGO networks: Member of International Disability Alliance
Funding structure:
  • Membership fees or dues
  • Donations and grants from domestic sources
  • Foreign and international grants

Additional Information

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