Welcome to Harpenden Mencap
Harpenden Mencap has been providing services
to people with a learning disability since 1959. It is a local independent charity that is affiliated to Royal Mencap;
however, we are a self-funding organisation.
The organisation provides
services to people with a learning disability within the Harpenden and local district.
We have three residential
homes providing long-term care to 13 people, and we provide support to 14 people living more independently.
run a charity shop where we support people learning new employment skills, and any monies raised go back into funding this
facility as well as leisure opportunities.
We believe that anyone receiving a service from us should:
- be given the opportunity, support, information and encouragement to:
be protected from abuse of any kind; be treated with dignity and respect; have the right to know who holds information about them and to expect that any information will only be shared with
those who need to know in order to care for, support or protect them; be treated as an individual; have their religious,
cultural and lifestyle needs met.
- take part in everyday community activities,
and maintain valued relationships,
- make choices about their
Click here to read about the history of Harpenden Mencap.
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Charity No. 1035252
A Company Limited by Guarantee, No.2903642 Registered
in England and Wales.
Address: "Stairways", 19 Douglas Road,
Harpenden, Herts AL5 2EN
Telephone: (01582) 460055 Extn.8
Copyright © 2008, 2013 Harpenden
All rights reserved.