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  • Emotional support
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A New Service From Talbot House!


 THRIVE exists to provide support to older parent carers

 Helping you and your loved ones THRIVE right now and into the future




Talbot House exists to improve the quality of life for the parent carers

of people with learning disabilities. Our parents receive help and support in a safe, friendly environment, to laugh or cry,

identify with, and support each other. Sharing personal experiences with honesty and acceptance. Click HERE to find out more.








Welcome to Talbot House

Talbot House supports parents and carers of people who have learning disabilities in Manchester. We are a one stop shop where carers can pop in for a cup of tea and a chat with others in the same boat.  We also offer additional services such as:

  • One to one support
  • Information about money and benefits
  • Training for carers
  • Carer's lunches
  • Day trips out
  • Pampering treatments - nail bar, massage and beauty treatments
  • THRIVE - this is our special project for older carers where we assist carers to make plans for the future
  • and much more...

We are here to improve the quality of life for parent carers of people with learning disabilities.

People can laugh, cry, identify and support each other here through the sharing of personal experiences and they always leave feeling better than when they came in!

Call us or pop into the centre you will always be made welcome and our tea is second to none!

We are open from 10:00am - 3:00pm Monday to Friday

Please click on our video to find out more about what we do  video

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Even small donations make a big difference to families and carers of people with learning disabilities.

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  • 19/04/2017 - 11:45

    talbothousemcr: RT @LocalgivingNW: Help get Nicola's fundraising for #Manchester #charity @talbothousemcr started! Taking part in her 2nd 1/2 marathon! htt…

  • 04/04/2017 - 14:51

    talbothousemcr: https://t.co/xv5LWap9mJ ALL NEW NEWSLETTER OUT NOW FOR APRIL #carers #learningdisabilities #manchester

  • 23/03/2017 - 22:09

    talbothousemcr: RT @FCUMcommunity: @FCUnitedMcr disability team play their first friendly game tomorrow evening Vs @BusinessPatrons our lads can't wait!! @…

  • 13/03/2017 - 13:22

    talbothousemcr: We hope you enjoyed the Bernie Wood Show on @BBCRadioManc (sorry Mike) #Manchester #Carers #learningdisability #cuts https://t.co/PKuGc5uT8p

  • 13/03/2017 - 11:09

    talbothousemcr: RT @MLSmith96: Great to hear of fab work @talbothousemcr on @BBCRadioManc with Hazel Summers @ManCityCouncil - amazing service for carers

  • 13/03/2017 - 11:09

    talbothousemcr: RT @CarersForumMCR: Tune in @BBCRadioManc Listen to Parent Carers talking about their caring roles and how they are being supported @talbot…

  • 08/03/2017 - 11:16

    talbothousemcr: @BBCRadioManc will be broadcasting LIVE from Talbot House on 13/3/17 discussing the impact of cuts on people with L… https://t.co/LOQm37fEZP

  • 21/02/2017 - 12:58

    talbothousemcr: Sign up for our newsletter and regular updates: https://t.co/upp5QY5cSX #Carers #Manchester #LearningDisabilities

  • 21/02/2017 - 11:40

    talbothousemcr: A sunny Talbot House at our Carers Lunch last week #Carers #Manchester #LearningDisabilities https://t.co/rv2uC264lb

  • 21/02/2017 - 11:36

    talbothousemcr: A reminder there will be no Sing and Sign this week as it is half term. The next session will be Tuesday 28th February #learningdisabilites

  • 13/02/2017 - 11:51

    talbothousemcr: Text TALB07 £5 to 70070 to donate to Talbot House Support Centre and make a difference today https://t.co/o3SPwYsFya

  • 01/02/2017 - 15:09

    talbothousemcr: A-Z of fundraising ideas courtesy of @Localgiving @LocalgivingNW Contact Talbot House now for a FREE fundraising p… https://t.co/H1PgPV1WP0

  • 11/01/2017 - 09:45

    talbothousemcr: Happy belated New Year! Here's to a fantastic 2017 for everyone associated with Talbot House #carers #manchester… https://t.co/pwepQ5ndB4

  • 06/12/2016 - 14:31

    talbothousemcr: Disability football sessions at FCUM after Xmas, get involved! @FCUnitedMcr @FCUMcommunity @pf_fcum #disability… https://t.co/wPCHK9Dr0a

  • 06/12/2016 - 11:09

    talbothousemcr: RT @FriendsElderly: .@Morrisons stores are offering #free mince pie & a hot drink for older people from 2.30pm-5pm today! Please RT #Christ…

  • 29/11/2016 - 09:43

    talbothousemcr: Christmas Fair Saturday 10th December 11am-2pm Come and meet Santa! #carers #manchester #Christmas https://t.co/o4XAPGDpe4

  • 18/11/2016 - 18:38

    talbothousemcr: @FCUnitedMcr A big thank you to the Secret Mustard Society of Rugby for donating their sponsor package! https://t.co/Ek9O8bmWDA

  • 16/11/2016 - 14:52

    talbothousemcr: Please vote for us in the Aviva Community Fund! https://t.co/ysgq0KArZs https://t.co/zUZxXOZXOR #carers #Manchester

  • 15/11/2016 - 17:56

    talbothousemcr: Sing and sign well under way! #carers #Manchester #LearningDisabilities https://t.co/SO25EnfLlZ

  • 03/11/2016 - 09:21

    talbothousemcr: RT @LocalgivingNW: You can still support @talbothousemcr this #GrowYourTenner and turn £10 into £20 - magic! https://t.co/oyBmFEp4Fe https:…

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