Marbury Park Health ranger, Chris Moseley will be leading the family fun that includes pond dipping and shelter building.

Event dates: 13th May, 20th May, 3rd June, 10th June, 17th June, 24th June, 1st July & 8th July
Event timing: 6 pm – 7 pm
Event address: Marbury Country Park, Comberbach, Northwich CW9 6AT
Event fees: Free admissionPlease note that parents will need to stay for the duration of each session.

Please click here to register your interest.


An opportunity for our members who are 12 yrs + to get together over a meal, catch up with friends and make new ones!

Event date: Friday, 14th June 2019
Event time: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Event Address: Pizza Express, Cheshire oaks CH65 9JJ
Event fees: free admission

This event is not available to siblings

Please click here to register


Looking for a job, work experience, general advice or to employ a new staff member? Together with Fran Austin who is the DSA Employment Development Officer for the North West we’ve arranged three drop-in sessions for people with DS and their parents or mentors.

At the first session Fran will be inviting in young people with DS and their families to introduce herself, talk about the scheme and understand their aspirations.

Dates: 7th June and 28th June (session for local businesses)
Time: 11:00 am onwards
Venue: CDSSG HQ 125 – 129 Witton St., Northwich CW9 5DY

No need to book – just turn up! #LeaveNoOneBehind


Not to be confused with our Marbury Park-based family fun sessions, our Forest School in partnership with Sundowns group will promote the benefits of outdoor learning to children and young people with DS in Cheshire and Wirral to unlock their potential.

The Forest School Experience, which has been funded by the Williams Foundation, will be held at Petty Pool outdoor centre which is a specialist education resource for young adults with learning difficulties including DS.

Activities include den building, fire making, orienteering, crafts, zip wire and archery. All will be independently risk assessed and run by qualified, DBS checked instructors.

Activities will be held at Petty Pool College and are for people with DS aged 5+

Places will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.

Please click here to book your place.


Develop Your understanding of the learning profile of children with Down’s Syndrome.

Event date: Monday, 8th July 2019
Event timing: 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Event address: Hartford Golf Club, Burrows Hill, Hartford, Northwich, CW8 3AP
Contact us at (01606) 246177 or
Course fees: £35 – Schools supporting pupils with DS, £70 – All other settings, £5 – Parents, friends & family members

Please click here to register


A huge dollop of fun activities await in the party paradise at The Loft! Including the F1 driving experience, pool, air hockey and the ice cool dance floor!

Event date: Saturday, 13th July 2019
Event time: 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Event Address: The Loft, The Ice Cream farm, Tattenhall, Chester CH3 9NE
Event fees: free admission

This event is for children with DS aged 7rs+ and their siblings

Please note there is NO LIFT ACCESS to this venue

Please click here to register


Please click here to view a PDF version of our current events & training flyer (top left)