News and events from Carlisle Mencap including real life stories.
Merry Christmas to you all!
A very 'Maisie' Christmas! Carlisle Mencap admin staff member Maisie Ramsbottom by the tree she decorated in our main office. From all of us here at Carlisle Mencap, a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to you all!
Raffle tickets on sale
RAFFLE tickets are now on sale to raise funds for Carlisle Mencap. To find out more click on the headline!
We are Disability Confident Committed!
CARLISLE Mencap is proud to have been awarded a certificate to show that we are a Disability Confident Committed Employer. Click on the headline to find out more.
Thank you golf club and Asda!
CARLISLE Mencap had two stalls on the same day raising money for our charity at Carlisle Golf Club and Asda Kingstown!
Carlisle Mencap rated GOOD!
CARLISLE Mencap has been rated GOOD by the Care Quality Commission following its latest inspections of the charity in September and last month. Click on above headline for more details!
Join the Co-op and help Carlisle Mencap!
HELP Carlisle Mencap by joining the Co-op - click on the headline to find out more!
Hear My Voice - election film relaunch
THE General Election takes place on December 12 - and Carlisle Mencap is relaunching its film Hear My Voice which explains the voting process to people with learning disabilities and others including first-time voters. Click headline to see more.
Sponsored walk success!
WELL done to our staff members Sheila, Rachael and Morag who walked the equivalent of 21 miles around Talkin Tarn near Brampton to raise vital funds for Carlisle Mencap.
Thank you Tesco customers!
OUR service users at the Grace Little Centre are in for a real treat thanks to the kindness of customers at Tesco who helped us to win the Bags of Help cash - and we have now bought lots of fantastic equipment!
West Club events coming up
FROM horse riding to climbing, swimming to panto - there's a lot going on over the coming weeks with Carlisle Mencap's West Club! Full details in Latest News.
Grace Little Centre teamwork!
A BIG thank-you to staff from Cumberland Building Society and Cartmell Shepherd Solicitors for giving up a day to tidy up the front of our Grace Little Centre. Click on the headline for more details and photos!
Chairwoman's abseil success!
CARLISLE Mencap chairwoman Christine Bowditch was one of four brave women who successfully completed an abseil to help raise funds for our charity and other good causes.