Real life stories

At Carlilse Mencap we are always happy to help people and we provide person centred packages based around what our clients need and want. We have worked in the Carlisle area for over 40 years and we would love to share some of our stories with you. If you have a story you would like to share please get in touch on the contact us page.

Sam and Caroline

Two best friends living together with support from Carlisle Mencap to be independent in their own home.

Upcoming Events

Bungee jumps for fun and fundraising

Date: 16th June Location: Creighton Rugby Club

PEOPLE of all ages are coming forward to take part in our spectacular sponsored bungee jumps event in June - so why not take the plunge and join them?

Landmark exhibition launched

Date: 21st March Location: Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery, Carlisle

THE exhibition '50 Years Of Carlisle Mencap - Our Lives Now And Then' is running at the Community Gallery at Tullie House Museum in Carlisle until Thursday April 11 following a very successful launch ceremony.

Truck Run boost

Date: 6th April Location: Gilwilly Industrial Estate, Penrith

TRUCK drivers from across Cumbria are hitting the road next month to raise vital funds for Carlisle Mencap's Cumbria Autism Family Project.