We are Andover and District Mencap.
An independent, not for profit, community minded charity supporting and advocating for adults and children with learning disabilities, their families and carers.
Published February 14th 2020
It was with great sadness that we received the news that Mike Holland had passed away on 7th January 2020. Mike had been involved with Andover and District Mencap since the 1980’s, his daughter Sally was born with learning disabilities which was how the family started their long association with the charity.Read more
Published December 20th 2019
A group of people with learning disabilities in Andover are encouraging others to join them in their weekly drama class, which they say has helped improve their mental health.Read more
Published December 10th 2019
In 2020 Andover and District Mencap, with the help of HCC, TVBC and Andover Town Council want to make Andover a Makaton Friendly Town.Read more
Published December 3rd 2019
Andover and District Mencap is thrilled to announce that we’re one of the thousands of organisations taking part in this year’s #GivingTuesday campaign, to be held on the 3rd of December.Read more
Published November 20th 2019
Come and Join us and our President Iris Anderson for a night of Cheese and Wine Sampling at the Guildhall on the 6th December.Read more