Down's Syndrome Travel Insurance
If you or any of your travel companions have Down's Syndrome, you must have a Travel Insurance policy before your trip.
Down's Syndrome is also known as Trisomy 21.
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Summary of Cover (per person)
|Section & Cover||Silver||Gold||Platinum|
|Cancellation or Curtailment||-||£2,000||£5,000|
|Medical Expenses and Repatriation||£10,000,000||£10,000,000||£10,000,000|
|Scheduled Airline Failure||£1,500||£1,500||£1,500|
|Overseas Return Quarantine||Included||Included||Included|
*Excess payable does vary depending on the claim benefit.
JS Travel Insurance has partnered with Goodtogoinsurance.com to provide this Travel Insurance that covers Down's Syndrome. Goodtogoinsurance.com is a trading name of Ancile Insurance Group Limited, Registered Address: Kao Hockham Building, Edinburgh Way, Harlow, Essex, CM20 2NQ. Authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority - No. 471641.
Those with Down's Syndrome are more likely than most people to get a range of Medical Conditions:
- Heart problems, which may need surgery, affect up to half of people with Down's Syndrome.
- Eye problems, such as Cataracts, affect half of the children with Down's Syndrome by age four.
- Hearing problems, ranging from mild to complete deafness, affect over half of the people with Down's Syndrome.
- Thyroid problems, including low or high levels of thyroid hormones, affect one in 10 people with Down's Syndrome.
- Poor Immunity is expected, so people with Down's Syndrome are prone to chest infections, coughs and colds.
- Problems with the digestive system may cause diarrhoea or constipation; babies may have feeding problems and not gain weight typically.
- Dementia affects people with Down's Syndrome at an earlier age: four out of ten 50-59-year-olds with Down's Syndrome have Dementia.
- You must check with your doctor that they are happy for you to travel.
- You will need to have extra supplies of any medication.
- Take the time to plan your trip and ensure where you are staying can accommodate someone with Downs' Syndrome.