The Goosecroft Centre 

The Goosecroft Centre

The refurbished centre re-opened in May 2017.  For an overview of some of the changes, see our "Before and After" leaflet here

LATEST NEWS

The July 2022  newsletter is here click:  July newsletter 2022  This month we are advertising for new tutors to run activities at the Goosecroft Centre. These could include cookery, dance, drama or a range of other activities, such as singing and music. If you know of anyone who might be interested in running an activity or if you want to know more, please contact the Goosecroft Centre and arrange for a chat. (For further details see the newsletter.)

Keep Safe - New Keep Safe From Scams leaflet - an easy read guide. To find out more click here

For details concerning activities please contact the Goosecroft Centre.  Please get in touch if you have any questions or other needs. You can contact us by email on: admin@northallertonmencap.org.uk or by telephone on: 01609 778894 where you can leave a message.  Messages and emails will be checked during the week.

The drop-in programme for September 2022 is here: Mencap Drop-in and Activities Poster September to December 2022 - again it includes crafts and ipads with Joelle.

The Community Safety Task Group in partnership with North Yorkshire County Council has produces a guide to the safe use of pedestrian crossings. Ask for a copy of Stop Look Listen when you next visit the Goosecroft Centre.

Look on About under  'Who We Are' for details of our Policies and Centre Guide. The full Centre User Guide can be accessed from the 'Who We Are' page. Go directly to the page, click here: Who-We-Are

Our Facebook is still live.  Look on Facebook under Mencap Northallerton.

Go to Useful Links or click on  Preparing for adulthood introduction.pdf   for useful Information - from there you can go to other linked information.

POSCH - Parents and Carers of Special Children - have published a SEND Directory packed with useful information. Copies are available at the Goosecroft Centre or you can contact them on facebook.com/poschsupport or via their website.

For over 50 years we have been your local independent charity supporting and campaigning for people of all ages with learning disabilities, their parents and carers.