Gateshead Mencap Society
  Gateshead Mencap Society is registered charity affiliated to Royal Mencap Society.
We are a voluntary organisation whos aim is to improve the lives and opportunities of people with learning difficulties.
Join our club

Do you Know anyone with learning difficulties who would like to join our Wednesday club?

  • We can usually provide transport for members living in the family home.
  • Our premises are fully accessible.
  • We are on local bus routes.

Could YOU drive our minibus?

If you are over 25 with a clean driving license you could.

Join our team of volunteers and make it happen. Telephone: 0191 4400131 or email: or go to our get involved page for more information.

    Would you like to -

  • know more about learning difficulties?
  • find support for carers?

There are links to many useful websites on our Contacts page.


Important Notice

The Wednesday Club is cancelled until further notice because of Covid 19. Thanks for your understanding and cooperation

To keep you ammused during the lockdown we have added even more new pages in our
Fun Pages

Check out these new pages

Geordie Jokes
Season Jokes

Special Occasion Jokes
Hobbies Joke

You can watch even more great videos on the

Mencap TV Channel

Feeling Lucky

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