We don't have a 'standard' approach at Mencap - all our personal support and services start with us spending time to understand you as an individual. 

Our support begins with you

Whether you are looking to find your first paid job, move into your own place, find leisure activities in your local area, or you need advice on an issue that's important to you, we can help.

If you have a learning disability and want to know how we can support you, you can find out more about the services we offer by looking through the easy read guides in each area of this section. 

If you are a parent, family member or carer to someone with a learning disability, browse our topics to see how we can support your loved one with services that put them first.

Support the #StopSleepInCrisis campaign

Government changes to 'sleep-in' payments are threatening to take away vital support from thousands of disabled people. 

The care sector has been landed with a massive £400 million bill and many providers now face bankruptcy. This could mean the end of social care as we know it. 

Please sign our petition to #StopSleepInCrisis by urging the Government to fix this problem, which they have created.

The future care of the most vulnerable people in our society must be protected.

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Do you have a compliment or complaint?

We are always happy to be told when we have done something well. Equally, if you feel dissatisfied or unhappy about something that we have done then please contact us about your concerns. You can email us about your compliment or complaint at: complaints@mencap.org.uk, or alternatively complete our Complaints and Compliments online form.

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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.

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