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

Bag pack to raise money for California House

Date: 17th December Location: Morrisons, Kingstown Road, Carlisle

Please come along and help raise money for California House

Support Peter

Date: 1st October Location: Carlisle

Peter is running in his uniform to help us.

help California House

Date: 8th October Location: Morrisons, Kingstown Road, Carlisle

Can you spare a little time to help raise money to transform California House.

Get in touch

For further information please contact us:

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

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