Our services

Supporting people to live the life they choose


For over 60 years, we’ve been developing personal and unique services for people with a learning disability, their families and carers.

What services are available from Mencap?

Advocacy: making choices

Enabling people with a learning disability to speak up and make decisions about things that are important to them.

Housing: a place to call home

Housing options tailored to meet each person’s specific needs in locations of their choice.

Learning: a place to learn

Education and learning services that offer support to people with a learning disability, from the time they leave school into adulthood.

Leisure: enjoy your life

A range of individually tailored leisure opportunities for young people and adults with a learning disability.

Support: help when needed

Support services to help people with a learning disability live life the way they choose, both at home and in the community.

Work: help finding work

Jobs and training services that enable people with a learning disability to find paid employment.