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14 July 2015
Golden Lane Housing's retail charity bond nominated for Charity Times Awards 2015
14 July 2015
Today NHS England pledged urgent action on over-medication of people with a learning disability.
18 June 2015
Mencap ambassador shares her story about why family carers need greater support
Kit Harington
17 June 2015
Game of Thrones star Kit Harington tells us why he's supporting Learning Disability Week
15 June 2015
Make sure politicians hear your voice on 19 June
27 May 2015
Rory Foundation to make significant donation towards Mencap in Northern Ireland’s children’s centre appeal
19 May 2015
Matrix standard award recognises achievements in supporting people’s work and life goals
7 May 2015
Thousands of people with a learning disability vote to help decide the next government
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24 April 2015
Mencap has produced easy read versions of the election manifestos of the four main political parties
21 April 2015
Responsive service will provide support for tenants in their homes