Croydon Mencap represents the interests of people with learning disabilities, their families and carers within the London Borough of Croydon.
We are a charitable voluntary organisation and registered charity with our own Board of voluntary Trustees/Directors. Croydon Mencap’s purpose is to provide advice, information and support through a range of projects and services. Croydon Mencap is affiliated to Royal Mencap but is not financially supported or governed by its National body.
This Monday16th July! Soda Beat is back at Scream Lounge, 20c South End, Croydon, CR0 1DN (close to The Skylark pub)
£5 entry on the door Starts 7pm
Super Soda Beat regulars The Carbonators, Social Trip Wire and special guests from ‘Soda Jam’, Club Soda’s music project for young musicians are joined by:
Stephen Barnett and Shaun Moor have been working together under the support of Carousel since 2010. Having played together in various bands, the pair officially joined forces as Sabien Gator in September 2012 and have since added drummer Fraser Caygill to the band.
The multi-talented, multi-instrumentalists have recently worked on an exciting piece called Creatures of the Revolution; a collaboration with performer Matthew Hellett (aka Mrs Sparkle) and digital artists Sarah Watson and Jason Eade, with Simon Wilkinson (Circa69).
Robin Plays Chords
Robin Jax’s exploits as RobinPlaysChords have been built on a slow but steady sonic development. Building on the release of 2014’s Teardrop Girl-Star EP, 2017’s Teardrop Girl-Star LP – which was recorded in studios in the UK and Ukraine – is the culmination of six years of fine tuning a remarkably focused sound. Gentle shimmering textures and jagged distortion embrace each other warmly. Robin sings words that beckon you closer, to come forward across seemingly impassable distances. RobinPlaysChords has previously opened for the likes of The Irrepressibles and Thomas Truax, as well as appearing at Tramlines Festival and playing shows in mainland Europe.
Looks like a smashing night out, so please share with your friends and all the people you support.
Please make plans to and make the changes to staff support plans so that the person you are supporting can choose when they want to go home right up until the last big choon…
Email email@example.com or call 020 8253 1034 to find out more.
The All About Me project is an employment opportunity for people with learning disabilities who are interested in getting jobs working in shops.
It is based in a shop unit in the Whitgift Centre in Croydon.
Please see the poster and documents below for more information.
The next Learning Disability Forum is on Thursday 19th July 2018
Thursday Club Support Worker Job Description…
Thursday Club Co-ordinator Job Description…