Down Syndrome South Afica









Down Syndrome Association - KwaZulu Natal


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The group was formed in 1976 by Mrs Nina Salm, primarily as a mothers' support group and operated under the umbrella of SAIDA. In 1984 it was constituted as an association and granted a fundraising number. 

 

ADDRESS:  

PO Box 28307
Malvern
Durban
4055

382 Stella Road
Malvern
Durban
4094

Telephone: 031-464-2055              FREE fax: 086-403-5931
Email: downskzn@iafrica.com       NPO Number: 002-489

OFFICE HOURS
Monday - Thursday - 08h30 to 14h30
Friday 08h30 - 12h30
 
BANKING DETAILS
ABSA Bank
Cheque account 712705353
Malvern Branch 632005

CONTACT PERSONS
Office Coordinator: Angie Govindsami - Contact: 031-464-2055 / 084-534-2118
Chairperson: Pushpa Gramanie
Secretary: Mavis Mduli

SERVICES OFFERED
Parent support
Counselling
Library Resource Centre
Outreach projects
Newsletters / magazines
Pre-natal Counselling
Social outings
Educational presentations
Workshops


GENETIC CLINICS

  • Albert Luthuli Hospital, Durban - every Monday
  • King Edward Hospital, Durban - every Wednesday
  • RK Khan Hospital, Chatsworth - 4th Tuesday
  • Mahatma Gandhi Hospital, Phoenix - 3rd Thursday

For further details contact Dudu Sishe: 073-123-0373

(To attend these clinics, families have to be referred by their doctor, local hospital or clinic)

SUPPORT GROUP MEETINGS

  • Intuthuko Support Group, Central Durban - 3rd Saturday
  • RK Khan Support Group, Chatsworth - 2nd Wednesday
  • Phoenix Support Group Phoenix Assessment Centre - 4th Thursday
  • Sisonke Sinamandla Support Group, Clermont, Durban - 2nd Monday
  • Stanger Support Group, Stanger - 4th Monday
  • Empangeni Support Group, Empangeni - 4th Thursday
  • King Edward Hospital Support Group - 2nd Friday
  • GJ Crookes Support Group, Scottburgh
  • Greytown Support Group, Greytown
  • Edendale Hospital Support Group, Pietermaritzburg
  • Newcastle Hospital Support Group
  • Bethesda Hospital Support Group, Zululand
  • Greys Hospital, Pietermaritzburg

For further details contact Dudu Sishe: 073-123-0373

LEV PROJECT

  • Ugu District
  • Empangeni District

NEWSLETTERS

Click here to download Newsletter Sept 2013