Basingstoke Mencap

Exploring our Horizons Together


A message for all of our customers


Our physical clubs have really got going again thanks to our leisure leader, Debbie Chapman who can be contacted on We are running the weekly Fun Club on a Monday at the Irish Centre, Performing Arts on a Tuesday at Viables and Sports Club on Wednesdays at the Roger Morris Centre in Eastrop. The Mencap Disco is back! Now it is at the Irish Centre monthly on a Friday. Contact Debbie for more information or phone the office on 01256 423886. We are at the height of summer at Greenfingers lead by our charity manager, Tatu Delaney. If you would like to get some daytime occupation and horticultural therapy contact Tatu on 01256 361964.


Our team of Support Workers can also help you with coping with daily life in the COVID world and with your mental wellbeing. Contact or phone 07564 907036 to find out more. To join Greenfingers contact or phone 01256 361964 (there is an answerphone).


The charity continues to strive hard to ensure that you are kept safe in activities in the ongoing COVID world that we are in.



Basingstoke Mencap is an independent registered charity striving to enable people who have learning disabilities to gain the best quality of life they can through providing services to promote their physical and mental well-being through leisure, recreation and social activities. We also seek to support people to achieve greater independence and control over their lives. We share the vision of many which is of a world in which people who have a learning disability achieve full participation in society.


Do you share this vision? Can you join us in making this a reality?


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