History project

The Hertiage Lottery Fund Young Roots programme fund have granted the Indpendence Studio £30,000 for a project about the history of learning disabilities in North Cumbria. The artists willl be creating film and artwork to record the history. The project will be finished in time for our 50th anniversary in 2018. We want to hear the stories of people with learning disablity, their family and friends over the last 50 years.Your story need not be 50 years old - it can10 , 20, or 30 years old.We are very interested in stories or photos from Carlisle mencap ,James Rennie School and Dovenby Hall.Please contact us with your story.

Upcoming Events

Firing up the barbie!

Date: 21st July Location: The Grace Little Centre

Burgers and buns are at the ready as Carlisle Mencap gets ready for a fundraising family barbecue on Saturday July 21.

Carlisle Mencap at Unity

Date: 14th July Location: Carlisle City Centre

Carlisle Mencap will have a stand at the Unity Festival in Carlisle City Centre this coming Saturday.

Ball & Casino Tickets On Sale Now

Date: 8th September Location: The Garden At Eden, Crosby-on-Eden

Tickets are available NOW for our big fundraising event on September 8 - Carlisle Mencap's 50th Anniversary James Bond Ball & Charity Casino. Please call 01228 674393 or email phil.taylor@carlislemencap.co.uk

Get in touch

For further information please contact us:

Phone: 01228 674393
Email us: enquiries@carlislemencap.co.uk

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