Join Reading Mencap as a Member

Membership. Why join Reading Mencap?

At Reading Mencap we wholeheartedly value the support of our Members, who help ensure we can continue to run top-quality services for local people with learning disabilities.

Everyone is welcome to become a Member of Reading Mencap. You don’t have to be someone with a learning disability or a family member or carer.

As a Member, you can get involved in Reading Mencap’s work in all sorts of ways. Potential options include:

  • Getting a vote at our Annual General Meeting
  • Taking part in surveys and consultations
  • Sharing personal experiences about learning disability
  • Joining our local and national campaigns
  • Fundraising to support Reading Mencap’s work.

Above all, you will have the satisfaction of knowing your £15 annual membership fee will support the charity to help those with a learning disability.

You can choose to pay your membership fee annually (£15) or every 6 months (£7.50).

You can pay your membership in one of the following ways:

Credit or debit card online via our SumUp store.

PayPal by sending your fee to, quoting ‘Membership’

By direct debit or standing order. Please download our Membership and Donation Form; our bank details are on the form.

Cheque made payable to Reading Mencap and sent to 21 Alexandra Road, Reading RG1 5PE

Cash in person at Reading Mencap.

If you have any questions about membership, please email

Thank you for your support.