Food & prescriptions – Lockdown service only. Purchase and delivery of frozen ready-meals, food, collection of prescriptions
Family Support Service - Information, advice and advocacy service
Remote service during COVID only, face to face for emergencies only- Otherwise Telephone or Zoom
Day Services - Two services (Mon to Fri, no Tuesdays at St Pauls) over 2 different sites, Alexandra Road and St Paul’s Whitley, currently running on reduced numbers, maximum of 6 service users per site per day, some half days
Welfare service (in place of clubs) - Service of weekly/fortnightly welfare calls, referrals to Family Support if required, delivery of Activity Packs, doorstep/garden chats, weather permitting.
Out-of-hours, please call 07922 459 184 (emergencies only).
To contact Adult Social Care, Reading Borough Council, call 0118 937 3747. In an out-of-hours emergency, call 01344 786 543. For Brighter Futures for Children call 0118 937 3641. Email info@BrighterFuturesforChildren.org Please take care. Download easy read advice on the Corona Virus.
Last updated: 25/11/2020
Reading Mencap provides services and support in the Reading area to children and adults with learning disabilities and autistic spectrum disorders.
Our office is open between 9:30am and 1:30pm. An answerphone is available at other times.
We run a day activity service at two venues in Reading as well as groups and clubs and our Family Support Service, please visit our website for details and a full listing of clubs and activities we run.
If you are interested in becoming a member, please contact us on: 0118 966 2518, firstname.lastname@example.org or drop in to 21 Alexandra Road, Reading, RG1 5PE (Mon-Fri 09:30 - 13:30)
Reading Mencap does have a changing places facility for clients and their carers to use.