One Big Walk

Throughout September 2024, we're inviting you to walk for a world where people with a learning disability live happy and healthy lives.

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Mencap responds to new Bills in the King's Speech

Jon Sparkes, Chief Executive at Mencap comments on the new Bills in the King's Speech, focusing on the Mental Health Act Reform and the new Employment Bill.

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could help a trained caseworker stop a parent’s loved one from being wrongfully locked up in a mental health hospital.

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could help pay for urgent legal support for a family in desperate need of advice to prevent their loved one being admitted to an in-patient unit.

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What is a learning disability?

In this video Harry, Mo and Dan discuss the question ‘What is a learning disability?’

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