Our resources and guides

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Time for a change!

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.
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Silent Witness screening

Hear from Amy, who last week attended a preview screening of the latest episodes of the BBC's Silent Witness, and was invited to speak to some of the cast and crew about issues around disability which featured in the episode
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Sticks and stones? Words will, and do, hurt me

Why doesn't the R-word receive the same backlash as other hurtful terms?
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The Autistic Gardener

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
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John's family support

Find out how Mencap has supported John to have regular visits to see his family
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Here I Am: Celebrating World Down's Syndrome Day

Hear from Ellen, one of the stars of our Here I Am campaign, on World Down's Syndrome Day
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Mencap responds to Boxer David Hayes r-word outburst

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A brand new year and a lot of resolutions to go!

When January arrives, it’s a good time to think about the year ahead and make a few New Year’s resolutions.
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Thanks Judy!: A message from Linda and Pat Fryd

Judy Fryd's daughters, Linda and Pat, tell us about their mother; what her hopes and dreams were, and what it was like for them growing up with a sister who had a learning disability
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