Voluntary Organisations

National Organisations


Royal Mencap

Finding the right information and support for you can be confusing we're here to help : www.mencap.org.uk

Learning Disability England

A member organisation bringing together people with learning disabilities, families professionals and organisations:


Challenging Behaviour Foundation

Offering information about challenging behaviour to anyone who provides unpaid support to a child, young person or adult with a severe learning disability: www.challengingbehaviour.org.uk

National Autistic Society

Provides Information, support and pioneering services and campaign for a better world for autistic people: www.autism.org.uk


Offering independent support or disability information including free helpline: www.scope.org.uk

Council for Disabled Children

An umbrella body for the disabled children's sector: www.councilfordisabledchildren.org.uk

Choice Forum

A neutral, friendly place where we can come together online: www.choiceforum.org

PMLD Network

A journal for everyone supporting people with profound and multiple learning disabilities: www.pmldnetwork.org

Royal Association for the Deaf

Providing optimum quality person-centred support services for deaf people (aged 18+) with additional needs such as learning disabilities/mental health: www.royaldeaf.org.uk

British Institute for Learning Disability 

Uses its skills, knowledge and experience to turn policy into practise, solve problems and improve support in working with Government departments, local authorities, health trusts, service providers and mainstream organisations : www.bild.org.uk

Foundation for Learning Disability

Uses it knowledge to improve practise and influencing of policy through its work directly with people with learning disabilities: www.mentalhealth.org.uk/learning-disabilities

Voluntary Organisations

Works on behalf of its members to influence and promote positive developments in the sector: www.vodg.org.uk

Local Organisations


​​Tandridge Voluntary Action

Providing support to voluntary, community and faith sector organisations throughout Tandridge: https://tva.org.uk/

Reigate and Banstead Voluntary Action

Voluntary Action Reigate and Banstead (VARB) is a local charity that supports voluntary, community and faith sector organisations in the borough of Reigate and Banstead : www.varb.org.uk

Central Surrey Voluntary Action

Supporting the voluntary sector in Elmbridge, Epsom and Ewell and Mole Valley