Eden Mencap Society

Eden Mencap Society

Charity information

Eden Mencap Society

We support children, young people and adults who have learning disabilities and/or on the autistic spectrum and PMLD (profound and multiple disabilities) in our local community of the Eden Valley of Cumbria. We offer a wide variety of services and opportunities work placements and employment support, supported living and work hard to meet individual needs. We are passionate about our local community and playing an important role to support all, we care about what we do.

Founded 1986

  • Mission statement

    Mission Statement

    We a local community organisation, we will provide support; promote empowerment, offer choices and opportunities to children, young people & adults in the Eden Valley who have learning disabilities.

    We are innovative, motivated and passionate and encourage those who share our vision.

    We support ability within learning disability.

    We treat each person as an individual and work hard to understand what motives them and tailor support to enable each person to achieve their true potential.

    We challenge misconceptions and show the world how we do it!

  • Aims

    Eden Mencap Society aims to:

    • We need to install a wet room to enable those with PMLD to access the building/sessions for longer and maintain their friendships outside of paid support.
  • Overview

    Established: May 1986

    Registered Charity Number: 1098969

    Board members: 9

    Full time staff: 30

    Part time staff: 5

    Volunteers: 5

    Phone number: 01768 892014

    Address: Ullswater House CA11 7LY

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  • New home - new wet room essential!

    We have raised enough funds to buy our building, now we need to upgrade to enable more peo... More
  • Help us buy our home

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