Our aim is to give a helping hand to those who need it most throughout the Eden Valley and Keswick.

Eden Mencap is a local charity which provides support services throughout the Eden Valley and Keswick from our offices based in Penrith. Our services specialise in learning disabilities and autism spectrum disorder to both standard/lower level and high level/complex needs. Read more about our services and how you can get involved.


Recent News

  • June 2017
    Masonic Charitable Foundation 2017

    On 9th September 2017 the Masonic Charitable Foundation will donate Grants totaling £58,000 to 6 Cumbria based local Charities. The amount each Char…

  • March 2016
    Regular Updates

    Good Afternoon Everyone Please keep visiting our site as it is constantly being updated at the moment   Thank you…

  • March 2016

    Following the successful launch of Eden Mencap Society’s (EMS) 30th Anniversary ‘Help Us Buy Our Home’ campaign, the Society have developed a no…

  • February 2016
    Eden Mencap Society Celebrates 30th Anniversary

    2016 is the 30th Anniversary for Eden Mencap Society (EMS). Although we cannot pinpoint the exact day or month the society was established, our old re…

  • February 2016
    Eden Mencap Society Opens It’s Doors

    Earlier this year Eden Mencap Society (EMS) moved to new premises in the heart of Penrith – Ullswater House, Duke Street. It marked a new era for th…