Learning disability and education, know what support your child should get and how to make sure they get it.

How to get the support you need

 

Contact Mencap Direct, our advice and support helpline, for guidance and information about what support we can offer you.

 

Or why not take a look at FamilyHub? This is our online community for parents and family carers of people with a learning disability, and is a place for sharing experiences, advice and support.

 

Mainstream or special school?

"Hi all, it's my first time here and I've already found the stories encouraging. I have a 6 year old son with learning disabilities, his current school has been pressuring us to send him to a local special school..."

Got questions? Ask them in FamilyHub, our online community for parents and families.

 

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