Activities for Children

Formerly known as Wokingham, Bracknell and Districts Mencap
We are a local, independent registered charity, proudly supporting adults and children with learning disabilities and/or autism, their parents, carers and their families. 

We provide a range of services including:

Carer and family support
Activities for children with learning disabilities and/or autism
Activities for adults with learning disabilities and/or autism
Support for siblings
Activities for carers
Campaigning on local and national issues

Smiles for Siblings 

A group run in in both Wokingham and Bracknell to give siblings aged between 8 and 13 some ‘me time’, let off steam and have fun by taking part in a range of different activities.

Youth Club

This social group is for young people aged 13 (in Year 9) to 19 with a learning disability and/or autism, offering an opportunity to socialise and have fun through a range of activities.

Connecting with others
Getting active
Healthy lifestyle
Day to day helping hand
Helping with money
Information and advice
Transport and getting around
Mental health
Support with housing
Support with employment
Support for carers
Managing a long-term health condition
Basic necessities (food/clothes)
Arts and creativity
Connecting with nature
Youth support
Social prescribing
Additional needs catered for:
Vision impairment friendly
Hearing impairment friendly
Wheelchair accessible
Learning difficulty friendly
Physical disability friendly
Dementia friendly
Takes place in the client’s home
Non English speaking friendly
Key words - separate with a comma: learning disability