7 October 2018
Hear from Amy, who is a huge Dr Who fan, on her thoughts about the new Time Lord and why this is also significant for Mencap.
14 July 2017
Why doesn't the R-word receive the same backlash as other hurtful terms?
4 July 2016
“Just watching The A Word to see what all the fuss is about. So far, infidelity, deception, manipulation, financial insecurity, ego…but the smiley autistic lad who loves music is the (only) one who needs ‘fixing’???
21 June 2016
The EU Referendum is nearly here and we have three different voters who all have different ideas of the upcoming vote
5 May 2016
Mencap is calling on the dating website OkCupid to remove a deeply offensive question from their website
6 April 2016
Social media can be good and bad and here Amy tells us about both sides
29 January 2016
The benefits of being a support worker are huge, read about Paul's experiences here
10 November 2015
The barriers around the attitudes to learning disability are still too high and this needs to change
21 July 2015
The majority of people with a learning disability are eager to work and Corrin writes about her experiences learning about Mencap's work
16 July 2015
Naomi talks about her experience of meeting people with a learning disability from an early age, and how this has shaped her
15 June 2015
A mother and daughter talk about their work together and how attitudes need to change in and outside of their work
1 June 2015
Paula sadly lost her son in avoidable circumstances, read her story here