c9795e01244e0b8b7d1485cf894e2943865d58ecFewer than two in 10 people with learning disabilities are in employment. For people with Down’s syndrome, it can leave them demoralised – but are things changing?

“I have a friend with [Down’s syndrome] who actually pays someone £40 just so they can do his gardening [for him],” says Kate Brackley.

Ms Brackley is one of around 40,000 people living with Down’s syndrome in the UK. Unlike many others, she is in paid employment.

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