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28 June 2017
Get an update from Sophie on how her fundraising is going ahead of her Tough Mudder event in August
21 June 2017
My name is Isabel Cutts, and I’m Managing Director of Page Personnel. PageGroup supports employment for people with a learning disability, and that’s why Mencap is our charity of the year.
19 June 2017
My name’s Zarah, I have Cerebral Palsy and a learning disability and I’m currently studying and looking for work. In the future I’d love to work in a care home.
Find out how Anthony has landed his dream job at Kew Gardens, thanks to support from Mencap
Hear from Thomas, who has been supported by Mencap's Employ Me Team to find paid work at Legoland
My name is Charlotte, and Mencap have helped support me into finding paid work
Patrick at Mencap
My name's Patrick and I'm 19 years old. Mencap helped support me into an internship doing something I like. I hope in the future to find paid work.
Many people with a learning disability can and do want to work, but they are often denied the opportunity to because there are many barriers to them finding meaningful paid positions.
16 June 2017
The Autistic Gardener returns to Channel 4 this week. Hear from Zaffy, who works in Mencap's Quality Team, and has Autism, on why programmes like this give people an important insight into the condition
15 June 2017
Hear from Bernie on how she has progressed from doing no exercise, to preparing for three 5km races this year!
1 June 2017
Find out about Carrickfergus and District Senior Gateway Club celebrated learning disability