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Barnet Mencap
35 Hendon Lane
Finchley, London N3 1RT
Tel: 020 8349 3842
Fax: 020 8349 2192

OPEN DOOR

Offering to help Barnet parents and carers and their children under five with any special needs. A responsive, informative and approachable service. Click here to view the leaflet.

Open Door LeafletDROP IN CENTRES

Both drop-ins are for parents and children under five with any special needs

Open Door (East)

When?
Thursdays (Term time only), 12:30pm - 2:30pm

This session will return after the Summer holidays, on Thursday 8th September

Where?
Newstead Children's Centre, Fallows Close (Tarling Road), East Finchley N2 8LG

Tel: 020 8349 3842
Email: valerie.lam@barnetmencap.org.uk


Open Door (West)

When?
Mondays (Term time only), 12:30pm - 2:30pm

This session will return after the Summer holidays, on Monday 5th September

Where?
Greentop Centre, Quakers Course, Lanacre Avenue, Grahame Park, London NW9 5WR

Contact: Hilary Chamberlain
Tel: 020 8349 3842
Email: hilary.chamberlain@barnetmencap.org.uk


No matter which drop-in you attend, you'll find a warm welcome, a cup of coffee and a chance to meet other parents in a relaxed and informal setting, with plenty for children to do!

ADDITIONAL SERVICES

(offered at other times during the week)

  • Home visits
  • Telephone Support/information/advice
  • Advocacy
  • Enabling and assisting self-advocacy
  • Attendance and support at meetings
  • Links with other professionals in Health, Education, Social Services and other voluntary agencies.
  • Family Fun Days during the school holidays

To make a referral:

To make a referral to the Open Door team, please fill in this form, and return it to projectsupport@barnetmencap.org.uk or post it to Barnet Mencap, 35 Hendon Lane, Finchley N3 1RT

For more information contact Barnet Mencap Office on 0208 349 3842