LBC – Should we screen out people with Down’s syndrome?

Aug 12, 2016 | Uncategorized

Should a new test for Down’s syndrome that is projected to lead to a profound increase in the number of children with Down’s syndrome screened out by termination be introduced onto the NHS without people with Down’s syndrome and their families being consulted and the impact on their community assessed?

[vc_video link=’’]

keep up to date

with the latest campaign developments and find out how you can help create a world where people with Down’s syndrome are equally valued

Follow us


latest media

Share this page:


Non-Invasive Prenatal Test (NIPT) Fact Checking

Non-Invasive Prenatal Test (NIPT) Fact Checking

The Advertising Standards Authority ruled in January 2020 that ads from some providers of the latest Down's syndrome screening test, the Non-Invasive Prenatal Test (NIPT), were "misleading because they were likely to exaggerate to consumers the accuracy with which the...

read more