Northallerton and The Dales Mencap Society
Northallerton and the Dales Mencap Society is based in North Yorkshire and covers two district council areas, Hambleton and Richmondshire.
The Local Society gives help, advice and support to people who have a learning disability, their families and their carers.
The Local Society has extended its premises and improved the existing building to provide better facilities inclusing a changing places toilet. e existing building. We work with partner agencies to develop a range of activities to support people in the local area and improve the opportunities available to enhance the daily quality of life.
We have recently started developing a mini enterprise Goosecroft Bakery which is being supported by a Co-op local community grant.
We have launched our 2020 Calendar showing positive images of people who have a learning disability in our area doing things they enjoy doing. The calendar was launched by our local MP Rishi Sunak. Calendars are now on sale at a very reasonable cost of £5 per copy. Please contact Sue Lear 01609 778894 or email: email@example.com for a copy.