Is there a ‘Bias Culture’?

Is there a ‘Bias Culture’?

Very interesting Guardian article that reflects on the “bias culture” facing black, Asian and minority ethnic people with learning disabilities and their families, is this your experience? Check out the article here. Tell us about your experience and whether you feel it requires specialist support groups to overcome.

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QUEENSBURY AFTER SCHOOL CLUBS

If you attend Queensbury School then join us every week during term time for lots of fun activities and a time to socialise with your peers and friendship groups. Activities include arts and crafts, games, talent shows and end of term parties. (Squash will be provided, but you may wish

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Celebrities Support #StopSleepInCrisis

Above Joanna Lumley, Kit Harington, Jodie Whitaker, Jo Whiley, Matt Horne and Kate Spicer in Mencap’s video appeal to protect future care of people with a learning disability. About the Sleep in Crisis: The learning disability sector in the UK is on the brink of a Crisis. Because of a

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Breakfast and After College Clubs at QAC

At the Queen Alexandra College (Court oak Road, Harborne, Birmingham, B17 9TG) we’re pleased to be offering a Breakfast Club and After College Club. These clubs offer high quality, good value care and support with an exciting variety of activities from arts and crafts, games, ICT, puzzles and onsite outdoor

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Invitation to Midland Mencaps 2017 Annual General Meeting

On Thursday 28th September at 11am Midland Mencap will hold its Annual General Meeting at The Enterprise Hub, Bottetourt Road, Weoley Castle. We would like to invite you to attend what is always a very enjoyable morning. This years meeting will include a special guest speaker followed by a buffet

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Inclusion International’s 17th World Congress

Midland Mencap are very proud to be working with Inclusion International and Mencap on preparations for Inclusion International’s World Congress in Birmingham 30th May – 1st June 2018. This will be a global event with many exciting speakers and activities happening across the three days. Watch this space for regular

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Naomi’s Story

Having a personal budget can transform the way a person can make choices about how they want to lead there life, here’s Naomi’s story. If you would like to learn more about how you could manage an individual budge contact us on 0121 442 2944 or Click Here.

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Stop Sleep In Crisis

#StopSleepInCrisis National Mencap are going to be leading a high profile media campaign about a current funding crisis in the sector relating to sleep in support for housing and social care services for people with a learning disability. Mencap will be highlighting the government’s need to take action to protect

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Research From The Disabled Children’s Partnership

See ITV’s article about the the research findings here. Important research from the Disabled Children’s Partnership, focusing on the experience of families in the Midlands. If you need advice, help or support in this area contact us on 0121 442 2944

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