Mencap Cymru wants Wales to be the best place for people with a learning disability A learning disability is to do with the way someone's brain works. It makes it harder for someone to learn, understand or do things. to live.
Our vision is a world where people with a learning disability are valued equally, listened to and included.
We want everyone to have the opportunity to achieve the things they want out of life.
Everything we do is about making sure people with a learning disability are valued equally, listened to and included.
Contact the Wales Learning Disability Helpline
The Wales Learning Disability Helpline is available to everyone in Wales, whether you are a person with a learning a learning disability, a family member or a friend.
We can give you the information you need to understand the rights Rights are the things everyone should be allowed to do like have a say, or go to school. of people with a learning disability and to support them to access services or challenge decisions.
Call 0808 8000 300 or complete our contact form to get in touch.
Change is possible
We don't just support people for the here and now - we believe that future change is possible for people with a learning disability in Wales.
We campaign A campaign is when people work together to try to change something. for change by lobbying the Welsh Government, National Assembly for Wales and local councils to make sure people with a learning disabiltiy can live the lives they choose.
We also work with schools, the police and hospitals to raise awareness and understanding about learning disability issues.
Find out more about Mencap
There's lots of useful information about Mencap on our main website A website is a page you can go to on the internet like Google or YouTube. , including details of our organisation An organisation are a group of people who work together. 's vision, mission and values Values are the things that are important to you. Mencap's values are being passionate, inclusive, brave, positive, and kind. , as well as Royal Mencap Society's history.