Mencap

COVID-19 Update

We know this is a difficult and unusual time. We're here to help. Here’s the latest guidance on coronavirus (COVID-19) as well as lots more useful information and resources.
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Who is it for?

people with a learning disability and their families

Age range

All ages

Services offered

The services they provide range from round-the-clock care to helping someone join in with local leisure activities, providing advice and information on things like employment and education, helping someone to live independently for the first time, and even things like reporting a crime to the police. There is a free advice and support helpline as well.

How to access

Website or telephone

Email

[email protected]

Open hours

advisors are available from 9am to 3pm, Monday to Friday

Website

https://www.mencap.org.uk/

Social Media

Facebook @MencapTwitter @mencap_charity Instagram @mencap

Buzz

COVID-19 Update

There’s a lot of information being shared about coronavirus (COVID-19) right now. This can be scary and it might make you feel worried. Find out, what coronavirus is, how to protect yourself, what to do if you have symptoms, when to get help and what to do if you’re feeling worried.
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Who is it for?

Deaf young people

Age range

Not specified

Services offered

The Buzz is the only website for deaf children and young people in the UK. It’s covers topics such as bullying, communication, sign language, sex, health, relationships and well being.

How to access

website and telephone

Email

[email protected]

Open hours

Emails are monitored 9–5pm weekdays but the website is available 24 7

Website

https://www.buzz.org.uk/

Social Media

Facebook @ndcsBuzz Twitter @NDCS_UK Instagram @ndcs_ukYouTube National Deaf Children's Society