Welcome to the online home of Midland Mencap.

Working and campaigning for accessible and inclusive services for everyone with experiences of Learning Disability.

Housing, Care and Support Services

Domiciliary Care and Supporting People Services.

Childrens and Young Peoples Services.

Offering a wide range of support services to children, young people and their families.

Carers Service

Help, advice and support for you and your family.

The Enterprise Hub

Social, leisure, sport and vocational activities.

Wednesday, 4 February 2015

Carers and Safeguarding Questionnaire

We want to improve the support we provide for carers, ensuring that they – and those they care for – remain safe from harm or abuse.
 
 
 
 
 
 Please take a few minutes to complete this questionnaire in the link below and share your experiences.  For further information or if you would like a paper copy, please contact Avery Faulkner on Tel: 07738 802851 or Email: avery.faulkner@nhs.net
 Please send your answers by 28th Feb, 2015.
 

 
                                                                                                                                                     https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/CarersandSafeguardingQuestionnaire

 
 

Friday, 30 January 2015

Ladies Only Swimming

Ladies only swimming
 
At Synergy Fitness @Calthorpe Academy
 
Every Thursday Between 4pm-6pm
 
 
Cost
¨ Wheelchair users £10 per 2 hour session
¨ Non-wheelchair users £4 per hour
 
Each swimmer can have two female carers
swimming with them (at no cost)
 
Age 5+
Children under the age of 16 must be
supported by parent/carer
 

Wednesday, 17 December 2014

Christmas Sport Extravaganza


Christmas Sport Extravaganza

Monday 22nd of December

11am– 3pm

Buy your ticket in advance for £5 or pay £8 on the door

Join Midland Mencap for an inclusive family fun day at:

The Doug Ellis Sports Centre

150 Wellhead Lane, Perry Barr, Birmingham , B42 2SY.

Buses stop outside the Doug Ellis Sports Centre at Wellhead Lane -

              Stops PK, PH and PG

    Buses from Walsall & Sutton  - 907, 997

    Buses from Kingstanding Circle - 33, 56, 934,935, 935A,936

    Buses from Birmingham City Centre -  934, 935, 935A, 936, 937, 33

There will be a range of sports on offer from the Sports Team including Cricket, Volleyball, Basketball and Inclusive sports. Plus Archery, Fencing and a mobile Climbing Wall run by Edgbaston Watersports. Many of these sports are accessible for wheelchair users.

 

For more information and to select your activities, please complete and return the consent form when purchasing your ticket(s) (available from The Midland Mencap Hubs of Head office). For safety reasons those that do not return their consent form will be unable to take part in the sports run by Edgbaston watersports.

 

Please remember sports clothes, training shoes, packed lunch and lots to drink.

 

Merry Christmas Everyone!


Friday, 5 December 2014

The Walsall Hub **12 Days of Christmas** Activities


Christmas at The Walsall Hub
Come along to the Walsall Hub and join in with our Christmas Festivities
 
Monday 8th December
Festive Coffee Morning
10-12pm
 
Tuesday 9th December
Christmas Toastie Tuesday
Come along and make your own toasties and join in with Christmas activities.
10am-1pm
£2.50
 
Wednesday 10th December
Christmas Bistro
2 Course Feast and Drinks
6-8pm
£6.00
 
Thursday 11th December
Men's Morning
Pub Lunch - Meet at Walsall Hub for 10:45am
11-1pm
£5.00
 
Christmas Crafting
1-3pm
£4.00
 
Friday 12th December
Afternoon Tea
12-2pm
£2.00
 
Monday 15th December
Festive Coffee Morning
10-12pm
 
 
Tuesday 16th December
Christmas Toastie Tuesday
Come along and make your own toasties and join in with Christmas activities.
10am-1pm
£2.50
 
Wednesday 17th December
Winter Walk
10am-12pm
£2
Meet at the Walsall Hub for 09:50am
Hot Drinks and Mince Pies back at the Walsall Hub
 
Thursday 18th December
Christmas Films and Lunch
10am-3pm
Selection of films followed by Winter Soup and Crusty Bread
£4.00
 
Friday 19th December
Gift Wrapping Workshop
Need help wrapping your Christmas presents? Bring them along! Paper and Bows Provided.
£2.00
 
Monday 22nd December
Festive Coffee Morning
10-12pm
 
Tuesday 23rd December
Santa's Grotto
12-3pm
All Welcome!
 
Monday 29th December
Coffee and Film Morning
10am-12pm
All Welcome
 
Tuesday 30th December
Toastie Tuesday
Come along and make your own Toastie
10am-1pm
£2.50
 
Wednesday 31st December
New Years Calendar Workshop
12-2pm
£4.00
 
All Welcome
For more details on any of the listed activities please call the Information Centre on
01922 616 798