The Voice Journal booklets


Voice is the journal of Down Syndrome Australia

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We write it for the people who belong to the state and territory associations.

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It is also for people who work with people with Down syndrome.

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We publish it in May, August and December.

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Each 32-page issue is about things relating to people with Down syndrome.

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Voice has 11 sections:

  • Editorial
  • Letters to the Editor
  • CEO message
  • Features
  • One Voice
  • My Voice (a place for people with Down syndrome to share their stories)
  • A Day in a Life
  • National Events
  • Reviews
  • Contemporary Issues
  • Back Cover photos
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The main articles are often written by experts in the field.

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Each issue also has items written by families and people with Down syndrome.

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We also include:

  • state and territory news and information
  • reviews of current and new publications
  • new technologies.
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After each issue is published, we will share some of our favourite articles on our website.

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If you have a story you think Voice readers might need to hear you can send the editor an email:

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If you would like to subscribe to Voice you should contact the Down syndrome association in your state or territory.

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If you are a member it is one of the benefits you receive.

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You need to live in one of these states or territories to receive Voice as part of your membership:

  • New South Wales
  • Victoria
  • Western Australia
  • South Australia
  • Tasmania
  • Northern Territory.

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