The Goosecroft Centre 

The Goosecroft Centre

The refurbished centre re-opened in May 2017. The official opening was on 2nd September 2017.  Please read the Autumn 2017 Newsletter in the news section of the website which will tell you more. For an overview of some of the changes, see our "Before and After" leaflet here


Happy Christmas and best wishes for 2022 from everyone at the Goosecroft Centre.

The September Newsletter can still be read - Look  under News or click here:  September 2021 Newsletter

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

Several activities resumed following the easing of restrictions. For further details please contact the Goosecroft Centre.  Please get in touch if you have any questions or other needs. You can contact us by email on: or by telephone on: 01609 778894 where you can leave a message.  Messages and emails will be checked during the week.

The Drop-in will be starting again in the New Year on Wednesday January 5th 2022. The cafe will again be run by the further education students and staff based at Northdale.  For the new programme see: Mencap Drop-in and Activities Poster January 2022 to April 2022

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 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.