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The following organisations promote themselves as having services or facilities appropriate for people with a learning disability. The information provided is submitted by the organisations themselves - Mencap does not endorse them and cannot guarantee their suitability for people with a learning disability. We welcome feedback about these organisations and their services - please send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
'V' exists to inspire a new generation of young people to volunteer. They raise awareness of volunteering, fund the direct delivery of volunteering opportunities, and work with the voluntary sector to improve the quality and diversity of...
Dean Bradley House
52 Horseferry Road
020 7960 7000
A group holiday programme for physically disabled children and adults with subsidised holidays being organised at home and abroad. These holidays are staffed by volunteer leaders and helpers. Holidays include a nurse and/or access to local...
B2 Speldhurst Business Park
01892 860 207
4Children is the national charity dedicated to creating opportunities and building futures for all children. From children's centres to extended schools, childcare to play provision, parenting support to support for young people - 4Children is...
5 Greenwich View Place
020 7512 2112
Transcription of printed documents to: braille large print audio tape & CD daisy moon e-text Also, online shop selling accessibility products such as signage, braille keyboards etc.
01179 440 044
AbilityNet supports individuals,schools,Local Education Authorities (LEAs), colleges, voluntary bodies, professional advisors and employers anyone looking for advice on computing when a disability means special help such as different mice,...
PO Box 94
01926 312 847
Able Community Care is a national organisation providing services throughout the UK. The organisation offers an alternative to moving into residential care by providing a live-in care scheme in clients' own homes. All care workers have a minimum...
The Old Parish Rooms
01603 764 567
Able Life Products offer a wide range of products available. They supply local authorities, the NHS, charities and nursing homes throughout the UK. Aids and equipment supplied include: cooking bathing caring mobility relaxing soothing sleeping...
12 Brook Road
01268 777 000
Offers a wide range of holidays for people with a disability abroad: wheelchair accessible consumer protection - ATOL 0138 flight only special aids nursing and care services in certain destinations adapted vehicles car hire
6 The Hillock
01942 888 844
Madam Butterfly is a seven berth purpose-built luxury cruiser with a disabled person's bedroom, bathroom and toilet. Two lifts are installed for enabling full wheelchair access throughout. Please note - to ensure safety of the passengers and...
31 Burns Avenue
01252 622 520 (answerphone)
Accessible Travel and Leisure has been established since 1997 and specialise in catering for the needs of the less mobile. They provide quality accessible holidays to travellers with a disability, their families and friends at destinations...
01452 729 739
The ACE (Aiding Communication in Education) Centre provides information to parents and professionals working with young people with complex physical and communication difficulties. Training, assessment, leaflets and telephone advice are...
ACE Centre Advisory Trust
92 Windmill Road
01865 759 800
ACE Education is an independent advice centre for parents of children aged five to 16 years in state funded education. ACE aims to provide the information, support and high quality legal advice that parents need to help...
1c Aberdeen Studios
22 Highbury Grove
020 8407 5142 (business enquiries only)
ACLT (African Caribbean Leukaemia Trust) was founded in June 1996 by Beverley De-Gale and Orin Lewis after their son was diagnosed with leukaemia. The trust was set up to raise awareness of leukaemia within the black community and offer support...
020 8240 4480
Action Against Medical Accidents (AVMA) provides free, confidential advice for people affected by medical accidents or clinical negligence including: explanations of medical treatments and terminology help with complaints assessment of potential...
44 High Street
020 8688 9555
Action for Blind People offers a variety of services for visually impaired people. These include: Work: employment development business support for self-employed people supported employment factories Leisure: holidays are available in four...
14 - 16 Verney Road
020 7635 4800
Action for Children - Gweithredu Dros Blant is part of the UK wide organisation. In Wales they are the biggest of the voluntary child care sector service providers. Their services include: family and community centres services for children with...
St Davids Court
68a Cowbridge Road East
029 2022 2127
Set up in 1869 to rescue homeless children on London's streets. Action for Children now runs over 500 projects nationwide, covering a wide range of work with vulnerable children, young people and families in need. The services offered by Action...
368 Alexandra Parade
0141 550 9010
Action for M.E. is a charity that campaigns for more recognition, research and better care an benefits for ME sufferers with government, healthcare and the media. Action for M.E. provides information and signposts. campaign for the widespread...
P O Box 2778
0845 123 2380
Action for Sick Children is the UK's leading charity dedicated to improving the standards and quality of child health services at home, in hospital and in the community. Their network of local branches provide practical help, support and...
32b Buxton Road
Action on Elder Abuse is a national charity based in London and was established in 1993 by a group of practitioners from health and social care, academics and representatives of the voluntary sector who were concerned about the lack of...
PO Box 60001
0208 835 9280