Meet The Team


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Members Committee Members

Meet our fantastic Members’ Committee.  The Members’ Committee are volunteers.  What do they do?  The group meets every six weeks and their role is to 

  • Get involved in consultations and any Wirral Mencap campaigns
  • Support Wirral Mencap with recruitment interviews
  • Represent Wirral Mencap to other organisations, members of the public, companies, other Mencap organisations
  • Make links with other learning disability organisations
  • Present at the Wirral Mencap AGM
  • Help with fundraising events and activities

Learning Disability Advocates

A Learning Disability Advocate (LDA) is a person who speaks up for themselves and other people with a learning disability. 

They can also be a parent or carer. 

Learning Disability Advocates show services how to do better.

  • Listen to people with a learning disability and carers to hear their opinions
  • Work with services to change how they do things – this is called coproduction
  • Speak up at local or national meetings, events and workshops

Learning Disability Trainers

A Learning Disability Trainer (LDT) is someone who helps to co-produce and deliver training. This is a paid job and LDT’S will receive money for the work they do.

  • Help to deliver training to professionals and people with a learning disability
  • Come up with new ideas to help us co-produce training sessions or services
  • Talk and listen to people with a learning disability and professionals to hear their ideas and experiences

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