We have presented our easy-to-read documents to the government and our membership over the past number years. These include easy-to-read political manifestos for local, national and European elections; brochures disseminated to our 3,000 members explaining voting procedures and a guidebook for politicians detailing how to produce easy-to-read political manifestos. Please see www.myopiniomyvote.eu
Our team have been invited speakers to the European Commission to address these issues and continue to conduct research and develop education and awareness programme in this field.
Our goal is for people with Down syndrome to be recognised as equal citizens and members of the electorate.
We believe the public and political information should be produced in an easy-to-read format.