How can we help you?

Explore our support services, campaigns and how to get involved in our work. 

Our vision is a world where people with a learning disability are valued equally, listened to and included in society. 

Virtual voting experience

The virtual voting experience allows you to see what it's like at a Polling Station, the information you need to bring and who you have to check in with to vote.

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Support to vote

Mencap NI are supporting people with a learning disability to register to vote, and vote, in the Northern Ireland Council Elections on 2 May 2019.

You must have registered to vote by 12 April 2019. 

Find out more about how to register to vote and what support to vote is available.

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Broken Wing and Mencap NI

Mencap NI ambassador and singer-songwriter, Cormac Neeson, has written a song about his son, Dabhog, who has Down's syndrome, which has been released in time for World Down's Syndrome Day (Thursday 21 March).

The new song, Broken Wing, is taken from his debut album, White Feather.

A share from every copy sold will be donated to Mencap.

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Mencap Centre in Belfast

Mencap Centre was officially opened by the First and Deputy First Minister of Northern Ireland in 2016.

The centre is the first of its kind for Mencap, and is a radical step for the future of children and young people with a learning disability, and their families, across Northern Ireland.

Find out more about this amazing facility.

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Contact us for help and advice

If you live in Northern Ireland and would like advice on services or any learning disability issues, please contact one of our offices across Northern Ireland.

The Northern Ireland Helpline is also available for advice and information about learning disability which can help you to find the right support in your area.

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Mencap Children's Centre

Find out about early years services in Northern Ireland
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