Avon-North Mencap

Avon-North Mencap

Charity information

Avon-North Mencap

Avon-North Mencap works with people with learning disabilities, their families and carers in Brristol and South Gloucestershire. We provide support and information and social activities.

Founded 1968

  • Mission statement

    Our mission is to improve the lives and opportunities of children and adults with a learning disability, their parents and carers in South Gloucestershire and Bristol.

    We will work together:
    - to raise awareness and understanding of learning disabilities
    - to campaign for equal rights for people with learning disabilities
    -to make sure needs are met

    We run a number of evening social clubs and a drop-in centre, 'The Hive', during the week where people with learning disabilities can come to laern new skills (we run IT, art and drama courses) and to socialise.

  • Aims

    Avon-North Mencap aims to:

    • To support people with learning disabilities in Bristol and South Gloucestershire to live independent and fulfilling lives.
  • Overview

    Established: November 1968

    Registered Charity Number: 1126618

    Board members: 9

    Part time staff: 6

    Volunteers: 60

    Phone number: 0117 9614372

    Address: 322 Two Mile Hill Road Kingswood Bristol BS15 1AJ

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