Mencap and Young Ambassadors

Date: 9th September Location: Carlisle City Centre

CARLISLE Mencap is proud to be taking part in the Talent Connect Event organised by Young Carlisle Ambassadors - Influence The Future Of The City - in Carlisle City Centre on Saturday, September 21. Click on the headline to find out more!

The Talent Connect Event will be split into four zones - Enterprise; Careers/Apprenticeship; Further Education; Chill Out. Carlisle Mencap's Krysia Watson and Phil Taylor will be among the speakers at the Careers/Apprenticeship Zone during the morning session and will be talking about the vital work that Carlisle Mencap does as well as giving advice to young people who may be interested in a career with the charity.

There will be around 40 showcases too including Cumbria Police, Pirelli, University of Cumbria, Cartmell Shepherd Solicitors and Sealy Beds. There will also be demonstrations by the Armed Forces, Carlisle College and Razzamataz among others.

It promises to be a fabulous event which will help young people decide on a future career path. To register, go to








Upcoming Events

So much coming up!

Date: 23rd September Location: Across north Cumbria

AS we head into autumn and winter there are a lot of fun events coming up to help raise money for Carlisle Mencap! Click on the headline to find out more!

Virgin Money's help for Carlisle Mencap

Date: 23rd September Location: Virgin Money, 4 Devonshire Street, Carlisle

A FUNDRAISING day for Carlisle Mencap is being held at Virgin Money in Carlisle City Centre on Monday, September 23 as part of the build-up to next year's London Marathon which has picked Mencap as its chosen charity.

New film project

Date: 24th September Location: Grace Little Centre, Carlisle

A FOCUS group for people with learning difficulties will be taking place at the Independence Studio at our Grace Little Centre on September 24 about a new film project. Click headline for details.

Get in touch

For further information please contact us:

Phone: 01228 674393
Email us: [email protected]

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