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.





News from Chill and Chat

From September, our Chill and Chat service will be running at two venues:

Tuesdays: 10.00 am-12.00 pm at Malling Close Children’s Centre, Malling Close, Croydon, CR0 7YD

Fridays: 10.00 am-2.30 pm at Shirley Children’s Centre, 34 Lilac Gardens, Shirley, Croydon, CR0 8NR.

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Don’t Miss Out …

Croydon Mencap is working  to raise awareness about the importance of being on a GP’s Learning Disability Register to get better healthcare.   Please see campaign leaflet below …

Don’t Miss Out flyer




World Down Syndrome Day

21st March is World Down Syndrome Day – have a look at the video “Love That Extra Chromosome”, (link below)…


Supported Internships

Supported internships are study programmes based with an employer and are available for young people aged 16 to 24 who have an Education, Health and Care Plan (EHCP).

Please see leaflet below for more information.

Supported Internships

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Croydon Mencap
Portland House
678 London Road
Thornton Heath

Tel: 020 8684 5890

Open 9am-5pm Mon-Fri

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