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Reading Mencap

We are pleased to have reopened our Day Services at Alexandra Road and St Paul's Church Hall from Monday 19 April. 

Family Support Advisers are still available to help local adults and children with learning disabilities and their families.

If you need advice at any time or would like to request one of our Family Advisers to call you, please contact us on 0118 966 2518.

Please call us on 0118 966 2518 or email us at if you have any queries.

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, 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.

Who to contact

0118 966 2518

Where to go

21 Alexandra Road

Time / Date Details

Session Information
Monday 09:30-13:30
Tuesday 09:30-13:30
Wednesday 09:30-13:30
Thursday 09:30-13:30
Friday 09:30-13:30

Other Details


Is there a charge for
using this service?
There is a charge for the ME Day Activity Service and for our clubs.
Wheelchair accessible?


Referral required
Referral Details

Please contact Reading Mencap via phone or email

Local Offer

Contact Name
The Office
Contact Telephone
0118 9662518
Contact Email
Reading Mencap
Local Offer Age Bands
Transitions to Adulthood (16+)
Secondary (11-16 years)
SEN Provision Type

This information has been collected from third party providers therefore the Reading Services Guide, Reading Borough Council (RBC) and Brighter Futures for Children (BFfC) cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of this information and recommends that parents, carers, young people, residents and professionals check with providers regarding DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) and OFSTED registrations and CQC registrations. Information collected by Reading Service Guide; is used solely to implement and supply the Family Information Service (FIS), Special Educational Needs & Disabilities - Reading's Local Offer, Adults & Carers Support Group and Reading Youth.