Better Things

Better Things

Charity information

Better Things

Manchester mencap is an organisation representing the rights and interests of people with learning disabilities and their carers in Manchester. We offer advocacy support and social/leisure activities

Founded 1974

  • Mission statement

    Manchester mencap aims to;
    Get improvements to laws and regulations that affect people with learning disabilities.
    Work for excellent local services for people with learning disabilities and make sure that the services work together.
    Promote the rights and opportunities of people with learning disabilities.
    Provide excellent services for people with learning disabilities including day and community activities.
    Teach professional people (e. G. Doctors) and the general public about the needs of people with learning disabilities and their families.
    Work with everyone possible so that people with learning disabilities can be full members of the community.

  • Aims

    Better Things aims to:

    • Social Inclusion We aim to provide activities and opportunities for people with learning disabilities to enable them to contribute to and take part in social, health and well being positive projects
  • Overview

    Established: January 1974

    Registered Charity Number: 510031

    Board members: 7

    Part time staff: 3

    Volunteers: 10

    Phone number: 0161 7288109

    Address: 106 Junction House Rake Lane, Clifton Greater Manchester Manchester M27 8LU

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