Northern Ireland’s first ever Learning Disability Pride
Northern Ireland is to hold its first Learning Disability Pride Day on 27 May 2017. Carrickfergus and District Senior Gateway Club Leader, Thomas, and his fellow organisers hope it will inspire other Learning Disability Pride Days around the UK.
How can befriending support people with a learning disability take part in leisure activities?
Mencap is working with a researcher from Leeds Beckett University to find out how the Sidekicks scheme can support people with a learning disability to take part in the leisure activities that they want alongside people without disabilities