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Ruth Abbott: Projects Manager (Adults)
Working days: Mondays, Thursdays & Fridays, 9.30am - 4.30pm
Email: pma@swlondomencap.nhs.uk
Direct: 020 3458 5121
Mobile: 07714 734901

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Merton Mencap Cafe MenuMerton Mencap Café has launched a new menu including our health options supported by Sutton and Merton Responsibility Deal. Click to enlarge.

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Five Star Food Hygiene Rated

Scores on the doorsIn 2013, after an audit by the local authority's Environment and Regeneration Department, our Merton Mencap Cafe scored the highest score possible for performance.


CateringIf you would like Merton Mencap Café to cater at an event, contact telephone our Projects Manager (Adults) on 020 3458 5121 or email

Merton Mencap

Merton Mencap

Merton Mencap Café

Providing vocational training to adults with a learning disability in the areas of food preparation, customer service, good hygiene practice and team working.

  Weekly on Mondays, 9.30am to 2.30pm (5 hours)
Holy Trinity Church, 234 The Broadway, Wimbledon, SW19 1RY
5 hours at £12ph (total price per session, £60)
10 adults
Self-referral, no social services referral needed. Available to personal budget holders and self-funders
Travel training or transport may be offered

Merton Mencap CafeThe Merton Mencap Café is open to the public each Monday from 10am to 2pm at the Holy Trinity Church, The Broadway, Wimbledon, and offers a range of healthy home-made hot and cold dishes. The Café is run by adults with a learning disability, supported by Merton Mencap staff and volunteers.

The Merton Mencap Café also provides catering at local events, such as parties, exhibitions and Annual General Meetings.

Merton MencapThe project provides the opportunity for adults with a learning disability to learn skills which will also help them throughout their life. Each person has a personal plan, showing their goals and targets, which is used to track their progress and development.

The Merton Mencap Café was audited against the Food Hygiene Star Rating system, commonly known as "scores on the doors", which is run in conjunction with the Food Standards Agency. The audit provides information to the public about hygiene standards in food businesses, using a star rating system from 0 to 5 stars.

Following their inspection by LBM environmental health, our café scored 5 stars – the highest possible.

Autumn NewsletterOur Menu

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Autumn NewsletterOur Recipes

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