Early years

We can help you find the advice and support that's right for your family - from the earliest years to young adulthood.

School years

After school

Transition into adult services

After education or training - what next? See what options there are and how you or your child's services will change.

Find out more

Other support available to you

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Join FamilyHub!

To celebrate our 70th birthday, and in honour of Judy Fryd's work, we've launched a new online community for parents of children with a learning disability. Parents, like Judy, who are seeking advice and support from others like them.

FamilyHub is a community to share your experiences, triumphs and challenges.

Come and say hello

Get in touch, we're here for you

The Learning Disability Helpline is our free help and advice line.

Our team can offer advice, information and discuss what support Mencap can offer tailored to your needs, in your area.

Call or email us

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