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Fundraising Quiz Night!

Wed, 24th November 2021 (6.00pm - 9.30pm)
Harraby Community Campus

Phil's festive fundraising quiz is back - at a new venue!

Carlisle Mencap's Phil Taylor returns with his popular fundraising quiz with a festive theme. To be held at Harraby Community Campus in Carlisle. £20 per team of four. Tables must be booked in advance. More details to follow including how and when to book a table.


More Upcoming Events

Ability Counts Cross Fit gym sessions

Sun, 26th September 2021 (4.00pm - 5.00pm)
Denton Holme, Carlisle

Return of the gym sessions between 4pm and 5pm every Sunday at the Border City Fitness Gym

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Workforce Inclusion Conference

Tue, 28th September 2021 (9.30am - 3.45pm)
People First, Carlisle

A UK/US collaboration to create meaningful employment opportunities for individuals with autism and other disabilities in Cumbria. Conference at ...

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Transition from primary to secondary school - FREE. Autism Family Support Project

Wed, 29th September 2021 (10.00am - 12.00pm)
Online or To be confirmed.

For parents and carers.

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Virgin Money London Marathon

Sun, 3rd October 2021

Join #TeamMencap for the London Marathon and the Virtual marathon.

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Ability Counts Cross Fit gym sessions

Sun, 3rd October 2021 (4.00pm - 5.00pm)
Denton Holme, Carlisle

Return of the gym sessions between 4pm and 5pm every Sunday at the Border City Fitness Gym

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Positive Behavioural Support 1 workshop north Cumbria

Fri, 8th October 2021 (10.00am - 12.30pm)
Zoom online

Skills for People with Carlisle Mencap running a series of workshops on Positive Behaviour Support.

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Ability Counts Cross Fit gym sessions

Sun, 10th October 2021 (4.00pm - 5.00pm)
Denton Holme, Carlisle

Return of the gym sessions between 4pm and 5pm every Sunday at the Border City Fitness Gym

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Sexuality and relationships Workshop. FREE - Cumbria Autism Family Support Project

Wed, 13th October 2021 (10.00am - 12.00pm)
Online or To be confirmed.

For parents and carers.

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Positive Behavioural Support 2 workshop north Cumbria

Fri, 15th October 2021 (10.00am - 12.30pm)
Zoom online

Skills for People with Carlisle Mencap running a series of workshops on Positive Behaviour Support.

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Ability Counts Cross Fit gym sessions

Sun, 17th October 2021 (4.00pm - 5.00pm)
Denton Holme, Carlisle

Return of the gym sessions between 4pm and 5pm every Sunday at the Border City Fitness Gym

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Positive Behavioural Support 3 workshop

Fri, 22nd October 2021 (10.00am - 12.30pm)
Zoom online

Skills for People with Carlisle Mencap running a series of workshops on Positive Behaviour Support.

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Positive Behavioural Support 3 workshop north Cumbria

Fri, 22nd October 2021 (10.00am - 12.30pm)
Zoom online

Skills for People with Carlisle Mencap running a series of workshops on Positive Behaviour Support.

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Ability Counts Cross Fit gym sessions

Sun, 24th October 2021 (4.00pm - 5.00pm)
Denton Holme, Carlisle

Return of the gym sessions between 4pm and 5pm every Sunday at the Border City Fitness Gym

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Happy Hooves - October Playscheme

Mon, 25th October 2021 (11.00am - 4.30pm)
Happy Hooves, Penrith

£15. One of the Carlisle Mencap October Playscheme events

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Rock UK - One of the Carlisle Mencap October Playscheme activities

Tue, 26th October 2021 (9.00am - 4.30pm)
Rock UK, Newcastleton

£20. Zip wire and climbing events. 9am to 4.30pm

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Activities at the Grace Little Centre

Thu, 28th October 2021 (9.30am - 12.30pm)
Grace Little Centre, Carlisle

£5. Part of the Carlisle Mencap October Playscheme

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Grace Little Centre - one of the Carlisle Mencap October Playscheme activities

Fri, 29th October 2021 (1.00pm - 4.00pm)
Grace Little Centre, Carlisle

£5. Events during the afternoon at our Grace Little Centre

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Ability Counts Cross Fit gym sessions

Sun, 31st October 2021 (4.00pm - 5.00pm)
Denton Holme, Carlisle

Return of the gym sessions between 4pm and 5pm every Sunday at the Border City Fitness Gym

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Ability Counts Cross Fit gym sessions

Sun, 7th November 2021 (4.00pm - 5.00pm)
Denton Holme, Carlisle

Return of the gym sessions between 4pm and 5pm every Sunday at the Border City Fitness Gym

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Farmers Market fundraiser

Sat, 13th November 2021 (9.00am - 1.00pm)
Houghton Village Hall

Carlisle Mencap volunteers will be running the refreshments stall at the popular Houghton farmers Market

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Ability Counts Cross Fit gym sessions

Sun, 14th November 2021 (4.00pm - 5.00pm)
Denton Holme, Carlisle

Return of the gym sessions between 4pm and 5pm every Sunday at the Border City Fitness Gym

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Post-Diagnostic Info Session FREE - Autism Family Support Project

Wed, 17th November 2021 (10.00am - 12.00pm)
Online or To be confirmed.

For parents and carers.

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Ability Counts Cross Fit gym sessions

Sun, 21st November 2021 (4.00pm - 5.00pm)
Denton Holme, Carlisle

Return of the gym sessions between 4pm and 5pm every Sunday at the Border City Fitness Gym

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Fundraising Quiz Night!

Wed, 24th November 2021 (6.00pm - 9.30pm)
Harraby Community Campus

Phil's festive fundraising quiz is back - at a new venue!

Read more ...

Ability Counts Cross Fit gym sessions

Sun, 28th November 2021 (4.00pm - 5.00pm)
Denton Holme, Carlisle

Return of the gym sessions between 4pm and 5pm every Sunday at the Border City Fitness Gym

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Ability Counts Cross Fit gym sessions

Sun, 5th December 2021 (4.00pm - 5.00pm)
Denton Holme, Carlisle

Return of the gym sessions between 4pm and 5pm every Sunday at the Border City Fitness Gym

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Post-Diagnostic Info Session FREE - Autism Family Support Project

Thu, 20th January 2022 (12.00pm)
Online or To be confirmed.

For parents and carers.

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Growing Up and Moving On Workshop. Free - Cumbria Autism Family Support Project

Tue, 25th January 2022 (10.00am - 12.00pm)
Online or To be confirmed.

For parents and carers.

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