Southend Mencap

Southend Mencap

Charity information

Southend Mencap

Southend Mencap provides educational and enjoyable activities, such as Music, Drama, Sport and Advocacy, to in excess of 700 children and adults with learning disabilities every year.

Founded 1955

  • Mission statement

    To serve the interests and needs of the learning disabled and those of their parents and carers in Southend, Rochford, Castle Point and Rayleigh.
    To stimulate local action where existing provision is insufficient and to advocate for the needs of children and adults with a learning disability.
    To raise adequate funds for the achievement of the foregoing objectives and to invite and receive grants, donations, subscriptions and other contributions.
    To act always in conformity with the laws governing charities, charitable companies and with the Charities Commission.

  • Aims

    Southend Mencap aims to:

    • To provide people with learning disabilities with the confidence and skills to become more prominent members of society and be able to live the lives that they want to live.
  • Overview

    Established: June 1955

    Registered Charity Number: 1078686

    Board members: 8

    Full time staff: 5

    Part time staff: 29

    Volunteers: 83

    Phone number: 01702 341250

    Address: Southend Mencap 100 London Road Southend-On-Sea Essex SS1 1PG

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