Quick Exit
RSS Icon

Learning Disability

Mencap offer advice and support to people with a learning disability.

Mencap Liverpool and Sefton, 6-8 Mariners Road, Crosby, L23 6SX

Phone: 0151 707 8582

Email: contact@mencapliverpool.org.uk

People First Merseyside is a self-advocacy organisation run by and for people with learning disabilities. 

Our mission is to ensure that the voices of people with a learning disability are heard, respected and valued and that as a result they are able to live happier and healthier lives. We support people with learning disabilities to work as a group, develop skills, make their views known and take more control over their own lives.

Email info@peoplefirst.uk.com

Telephone: 0151 329 2137

Books Beyond Words is a charity providing books for people who don’t like written words, but read through pictures. They share simple messages through stories using coloured pictures. Topics include going to the doctor, bereavement, sexual abuse and depression. Some of the titles are available online.

Equality Advisory & Support Service (EASS) - Advice on issues relating to equality and human rights, including guidance for disabled people.

0808 800 0082 (helpline) / 18001 0808 800 0084 (textphone) / website :equalityadvisoryservice.com

Respond - Services for people with learning disabilities or autism, who've experienced abuse or trauma. Contact: 0207 383 0700

Scope - Practical Information and emotional support for disabled people. Contact: 0808 800 3333

National Autistic Society - National Autistic Society (autism.org.uk) 

This list is not exhaustive - You can search for an array of Services across Sefton via Sefton CVS Directory here.


No comments have been left for this article

Have your say...

Your name will be published alongside your comment but we will not publish your email address.

All comments will be reviewed by a moderator before being published.

Please ensure you complete all fields marked as mandatory.