Hertsmere Mencap has this week launched a pilot Digital Inclusion Programme, to help tackle the heightened risk of isolation, loneliness and the deterioration of mental health, faced by adults with a learning disability. Coronavirus has highlighted the impact of digital exclusion among the most vulnerable. In particular, Hertsmere Mencap and charities with similar causes, have […]

To ensure the safety of all our members, our Daily Activity Programme has been suspended until the end of lockdown on 2nd December. Wednesday Coffee Morning continues to take place every week at 10am on Zoom. Friday Dance Aerobics with Angie  takes place every week on Zoom. Both these activities are free to join. Contact […]

Golfers from organisations across London and Hertfordshire enjoyed a day filled with sunshine, food and fundraising at the Hartsbourne Golf & Country Club in Bushey. The charity golf day was organised to raise much needed funds for Hertsmere Mencap, a self-funding local charity that provides vital advice, activities and support for children and adults with […]

Hertsmere Mencap and Borehamwood Football Club host old fashioned sports day and football tournament to celebrate Learning Disability Week     Hertsmere Mencap teamed up with Borehamwood FC to run a fun and inclusive multi-sports session on Friday the 21st of June. They called on people of all ages and abilities, with and without a learning disability, to come along and […]

For information on groups, activities and support for children with disability and their carers, contact Hertfordshire County Council at: www.hertfordshire.gov.uk/short breaks We held a fun and exciting Easter playscheme with lots of activities including balloon modelling, t-shirt painting, dance & movement, and a visit from the Police (planned!). We also enjoyed bowling and a visit […]

Hertsmere Mencap is delighted to announce it has bagged £2,000 from Tesco’s Bags of Help community grant scheme. Bags of Help is run in partnership with environmental charity Groundwork, and sees grants awarded to thousands of local community projects every year. Since launching in 2015, it’s provided more than £71 million to over 23,000 local […]

Activities for Adults

Join us for a range of weekly activities, such as arts and crafts, dance aerobics, drama and social clubs or just a coffee and chat.

Noah's Ark Playscheme

Our scheme runs for one week at Easter and four weeks during the Summer holidays, Monday – Friday 10.00am – 3.00pm. We also hold activity days during the winter holidays.