Mencap gets creative for Learning Disability Week 2021

For this year’s Learning Disability Week, Mencap has been highlighting some of the arts and crafts activity taking place in the learning disability community. For many people with a learning disability and their families, getting creative has been a way to stay connected and positive through the challenges of last year. Mencap has produced a…

Learning Disability Work Week 2020 with Mencap

Written by Mencap Let’s #ThinkDifferently Whether you are a person with a learning disability, an employer or someone who provides training or support, there are plenty of ways to get involved with Learning Disability Work Week 2020 from 9 to 15 November. The coronavirus pandemic is making employers think differently about the way that they work. But, reasonable adjustments are…

Sheffield Mencap online activity calendar during lockdown

Sheffield Mencap & Gateway is organising a range of online activities for people with learning disabilities and their carers across the city. Activities include bingo, dancing, drawing and quizzes – there are weekly events on Wednesday morning and afternoon, initially scheduled to continue until June. you can find out what’s going on by visiting the…