Friends celebrate £20k milestone

Friends celebrate £20k milestone

THEY set out to put the fun back into fundraising – and four years on they’ve managed to raise a huge £20,000 along the way. That’s the total which has now benefitted local people with learning disabilities thanks to the Friends of Heart of England Mencap. The...
Mo hits the mark!

Mo hits the mark!

THE DESIGN talents of a local lady with a learning disability will be seen by people across Warwickshire after she won a competition to create a new quality assurance mark. Mo Potter attends Heart of England Mencap’s day service in Warwick – Mencap Pathway....
2018 – the year of the first-time buyer

2018 – the year of the first-time buyer

FIRST-TIME buyers will be on the rise in 2018 – that’s the message from Situ Homes – the online portal bringing the region’s leading estate agents together to act as the voice of the Midland market. The prediction comes amidst three key market factors –...
New breakfast club is on the menu

New breakfast club is on the menu

A STRATFORD charity and a Stratford pub are joining forces to serve up a new social for local people with learning disabilities. Heart of England Mencap and the Pen and Parchment have launched a new Big Breakfast Club, bringing people together once a month. It’s a...