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Mencap 2h
Any experience of applying to be a Deputy and Mental Capacity Assessments? Share what you know and help a parent through this on Mencap's new online community.
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Did you know there are 1.4 million πŸ‘« πŸ‘¬ πŸ‘­ with a in the UK? πŸ—ΊοΈ Read the latest and on a range of issues affecting people with a learning disability. Visit:βž‘οΈβ¬…οΈ
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Mencap 5h
Getting the right support for your family is vital. πŸ’– We can provide advice and support that you need from your child's earliest years to their young adulthood. πŸ‘ΆπŸ‘¦ πŸ‘§ πŸ‘© πŸ‘¨ Find out more:
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Mencap 6h
Get excited! It's nearly time! πŸ’™ πŸ’š πŸ’› 🧑 πŸ’œ Help us support a group of people with a wanting to attend this year's fantastic event. πŸ˜ƒ Volunteer and have a brilliant day you won't ever forget.✨ Visit: 🌈
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Mencap 7h
Put yourself in the πŸ‘Ÿ πŸ‘ž πŸ‘  of someone with a and find out what it's like to go to a πŸ₯ . Find out more and get involved in .
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Mencap 8h
Relationships can bring happiness, fulfilment, companionship and a greater sense of choice and control to the lives of people with a learning disability. ❀️ Do you have a❓ about relationships and ? See our frequently asked questions:
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Mencap 9h
If you think you are being bullied online, it’s important to know that you have nothing to be embarrassed or ashamed about. ❀️ It is never your fault if someone treats you this way. πŸ‘Ž Find out about support available to you:
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Mencap 10h
Do you know someone with a who wants to start dating? 😍 Relationships can bring happiness and a greater sense of choice and control. Read our frequently asked questions about relationships and learning disability:
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Mencap 11h
πŸ’– Help people with a to live the lives they want to lead. πŸ‘‹ Volunteer with us! πŸ’» Find out more:
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Scott Warner Jul 20
Running the next year for , once in a lifetime event! If anybody wishes to donate then please use the below link -
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DownSyndromeSwimmingGB 15h
This is WILL LAKE travelling to the 5th European Down Syndrome Swimming Championships in to represent the GB πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ Go Will Go πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§
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Mencap Jul 20
Everyone needs a bit of helps sometimes. Ask a question, share a story, or just say hello on our new online community. Everyone is welcome πŸ˜€
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Mencap Jul 20
People who find it hard to move are most at risk of developing body shape distortions. 😒 Have you heard of postural care? πŸ˜• It is about using the right equipment and positioning techniques to help protect and restore body shape. βœ… Find out more:
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Mencap Jul 20
Finding out that your child has a learning disability can be a huge shock, and brings new emotions and challenges. One of these is coming to terms that your child's future will be different to the way you may have imagined it. πŸ’­ Find out more:
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Fallen Angel Jul 20
⁦⁩ MENCAP are lighting up the square today! Singing their hearts out. ⁦⁩ come & support them!
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Paula McGowan Jul 20
I hear so many people saying that charities don’t allow people who have learning disabilities and or autism speak. I have personally observed Mencap making sure those people have their voices heard
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Barbara Keeley Jul 20
Will miss you too Rob. Hope all goes well in your new role.
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Mencap Jul 20
Finding a place to live is an important part of a journey to living independently. 🏘️ However, there are often challenges to making this happen. β›” We have produced an easy read guide that helps to explain the main issues you might face. Visit: πŸ™‚
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Mencap Jul 20
Often we don’t realise how important social care is until we need it. πŸ˜₯ We want to share what not getting care means and what a difference good care makes with the new Government. ✍️ It’s ! ⏰ Find out more: πŸ‘ˆ
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Mencap Jul 20
Entries for 's Learning Disability and Autism Leaders is now open! Anybody with a and/or can enter or be nominated. Find out more:
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