The Duchenne Family Support Group (DFSG) was set up in 1987 to provide support for families with children diagnosed with Duchenne muscular dystrophy.

The DFSG is a national charity run by families for families affected by Duchenne muscular dystrophy. It provides a positive national support network of parents, their families and professionals. It helps bring families together for mutual support, sharing of information and experience, and social activities.

The charity offers:

  • family outings and events each year
  • workshops and an annual conference
  • telephone support
  • a subsidised annual group holiday
  • DFSG fundraising events.

To learn more about the charity, visit their website at:



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