Family Liaison Support

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:

Information
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

Our Family Liaison Team (are at the core of our work) and can help carers and families with both emotional and practical support via phone, email or at a one to one meeting.

Practical support we can offer includes form filling, benefits, support in meetings or with assessments, information on subjects such as transition, schools and colleges, EHCPs, mental capacity, power of attorney, deputyship, wills and trusts, housing, supported living, activities and clubs, employment, carers’ rights and much more.

Categories:
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
Volunteering
Managing a long-term health condition
Basic necessities (food/clothes)
Advocacy
Arts and creativity
Connecting with nature
Youth support
Social prescribing
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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
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