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East Kent Mencap - Margate Resource Centre

Promoting Wellbeing Service

Programme of Activities

We provide a range of activities which develop and enhance the health and wellbeing of people who use our services. We ensure people are supported to make choices which enable participation within our own services by accessing community resources.

Our activities include:

Health and Fitness

Lifestyle and independent living skills

Survival cooking and food safety

Accessing community resources – Leisure centres and clubs which include:




And other sports

We make use of other resources which include Birdwatching, learning computer skills at Libraries.

Staying safe

Travel training

Road safety

Creative workshops including Drama, Dance and Music, Photography, Art, Craft and upcycling.


Additional Support

We have developed new services and resources which offer further opportunities for people with additional needs.

These services offer additional communication and sensory activities which increase interaction, engagement, physical health and self-determination.

We employee a dedicated team to provide 1:1 support which enables people with additional health, physical and communication needs to access activities of their choice.

We will build services around people who choose us to support them. We provide opportunities for people to access their community resources.  

We provide support to young people.

We successfully bid for additional funds which enable us to provide activities and special experiences for people who use our services.


Who to contact

01843 808 964
Parent Organisation
East Kent Mencap

Where to go

Margate Resource Centre
New Gateway House
132 Northdown Road

When is it on?

Time of day
Session Information
Open Monday to Friday from 9am to 4pm

Other Details

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£40.50 Per day
£20.25 Per half day
Cost details
Please contact directly
Referral required?
Referral and availability notes

You can self fund and we accept direct payments, and referrals from KCC


These activities are  for men and women over the age of 18.  We have ramps for people in wheelchairs or those that have difficulty walking. We are able to offer places to people who need one to one support if they are accompanied by their own Support Worker.

Learning difficulty, Physical sensory/medical, Profound, severe or complex,

Local Offer

Local Offer Disabilities
Learning difficulty
Physical sensory/medical
Profound, severe or complex


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