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Fit Start

15th January @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Thanet Thinkers

16th January @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

GOLD Support Group

16th January @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Galaxy Choir

16th January @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Our vision is a world where people with a learning disability are valued and treated equally. We challenge wrong ways of thinking about learning disability and strive to empower and include all people.

2015 – Hear My Voice in Kent This film showcases the work we did as part of National Mencap's Hear My Voice campaign. The project engaged people with a learning disability in the democratic process and supported them to understand and sign up to the electoral register for the 2015 General Election.

2016 - Changing Kent Communities This film showcases the work of our District Partnership Groups in supporting people with a learning disability to become more independent and engage with their local community.

A film documenting DPG campaign work is currently in production and will demonstrate the positive impact that people with a learning disability can have on their own lives. (October 2016)

We would like to say a huge thank you to the five runners who have stepped forward to run the Vitality Half Marathon on Sunday 1st March in London, raising funds for East Kent Mencap! East Kent Mencap applied for 5 marathon spaces for this iconic marathon and we were overwhelmed by the response we

Merry Christmas and thank you!

This Christmas time, the team at East Kent Mencap would like to say the biggest THANK YOU to all our volunteers, donors, fundraisers and supporters. The most valuable present we have received this year is your enthusiastic support, and we could not do what we do – providing opportunities for adults and children with a
The Time to Change Employer Pledge is a commitment to changing the way we all think and act about mental health in the workplace. Over 1,200 organisations, employing over 2 million people, are now involved. On Thursday 19th December 2019, CEO Jason Gerlack signed the Time to Change Employer Pledge on behalf of East Kent Mencap
Our GOLD (Getting On with Learning Disabilities) group have a social group that meet weekly at Weatherspoons in Ramsgate. Some of the members in the group had seen that Ramsgate was building a new Fire Station and we wondered if we could visit it. After contacting Christian Redmond at Kent Fire Service, GOLD arranged a