Midland Mencap

Midland Mencap

Supporting people and their family carers in Coventry

Working together in Coventry

Midland Mencap is delighted to announce that Coventry Mencap has joined with us to provide learning disabled citizens, their families and carers of Coventry with even more support and access to even more opportunities. Here are a few on offer…

Armchair Aerobics

11am – 12noon Wednesday

Holyhead Road United Reform Church Hall, Lammas Road, Coventry CV6 1QL

For those who like to sit and exercise to music.

An hour of gentle exercise and games led by Jacqui Ball gives the opportunity for everyone to enjoy music, join in the singing and have fun.

Contact Midland Mencap:

Email: CommunityHub@midlandmencap.org.uk

T: 024 7693 0595

Tiger Feet Dance Class

11am – 12noon Friday

Moat House Community and Leisure Centre, Winston Ave, Coventry. CV2 1EA

Tiger Feet dance class giving everyone the chance to enjoy dancing.

Taking place in a circle with the use of props and specially design dance moves giving the dancers plenty of opportunity for interaction and lots of laughter. Led by Sara with specially worked routines mean that all abilities are able to join in.

Contact Midland Mencap:

Email: CommunityHub@midlandmencap.org.uk

T: 024 7693 0595

Saturday Link Up

11am – 1pm

Holy Trinity Church Centre, Old Blue Coats School, Priory Row, Coventry, CV1 5EX

Meets once a month. Everyone welcome. Various activities are arranged which is followed by a light lunch giving time to catch up with news and find out what is happening amongst friends.

Contact Midland Mencap:

Email: CommunityHub@midlandmencap.org.uk

T: 024 7693 0595

Wayfarers Club

Term Time Every Tuesday Evening 7pm – 9pm

Address: Our Lady of the Lord’s Roman Catholic Church, Tile Hill Lane, Coventry, CV4 9TA

A variety of activities take place each week.  These activities are planned by club members at the start of each term session.  Quizzes, singalongs, skittles, an annual BBQ and Christmas Party.  There are also theatre trips, ice hockey nights to watch the Blades in action, pub meals , and day trips in the summer break.

In addition to one off events there is a regular drama dance group Zig Zag, who’s members give 2 concerts a year. There is also a quiet area or a snooker table if you wish to take part in an activity.

Most activities are run by dedicated volunteers led by co-chair Wayne Judge.  There are also visitors from time to time to demonstrate specialist skills or assist with craft sessions.

Contact Midland Mencap: 

Email: CommunityHub@midlandmencap.org.uk

T: 024 7693 0595

Summer Family Activities

Memorial Park Well-Being Walk and Picnic:
Monday 19th August 11am -1pm

Herbert Art Gallery:
Tuesday 20th August 11am -1pm

Family Carers Day Trip to Trentham Gardens: Wednesday 21st August 9:45am-5:30pm

Sports Fest:
Wednesday 21st August 10am-4pm

Sports Fest:
Thursday 22nd August 10am-4pm

Cinema Trip:
Friday 23rd August 10:30am – End of film

If you would like to join us for an activity please contact

Email: CommunityHub@midlandmencap.org.uk

T: 024 7693 0595

Contact Us

Coventry Office
Sutherland House,
Matlock Road,
Foleshill,
Coventry.
CV1 4JQ.

T: 024 7693 0595