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  • Emotional support
  • Home visits for older carers
  • Carers breaks and lunches



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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  • 25/06/2017 - 11:09

    talbothousemcr: #EidMubarak to all our Muslim parent carers!

  • 23/06/2017 - 12:05

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  • 21/06/2017 - 14:09

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  • 21/06/2017 - 13:04

    talbothousemcr: #SmallCharityWeek https://t.co/LS7igdZPck

  • 19/06/2017 - 10:12

    talbothousemcr: I just entered to win the new 17/18 home shirt! #CityPrizes @ManCity https://t.co/QjyaI6HPc4

  • 16/06/2017 - 10:03

    talbothousemcr: Our Sing and Signers asking everyone to vote for Talbot House https://t.co/xn2RSMaMoZ #MCFawards https://t.co/ejdHTGRWdM

  • 16/06/2017 - 09:51

    talbothousemcr: Please vote for Talbot house and retweet https://t.co/xn2RSMaMoZ #MCFawards https://t.co/uUfQYdSGYd

  • 09/06/2017 - 09:15

    talbothousemcr: Do any of our parent carers speak Chinese or Mandarin who can help with translation for our appointments or know someone that does?

  • 05/06/2017 - 11:16

    talbothousemcr: Sing and Sign is back on at Talbot House tomorrow 5.30pm - 7pm refreshments and sandwiches provided. £3 each

  • 05/06/2017 - 11:13

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  • 24/05/2017 - 11:05

    talbothousemcr: Something for the weekend.... if your child is aged 8 - 12 could this be something for you?? https://t.co/kl2N8jE36i

  • 23/05/2017 - 12:11

    talbothousemcr: Talbot House presents a day of pure indulgence for our Thrive Parents. We have pampering and Afternoon Tea with add… https://t.co/tcEGSR36XU

  • 23/05/2017 - 09:45

    talbothousemcr: Wishing you the courage to face the days ahead, hold tight to the loving memories to last forever. #Manchester #RIP 😔

  • 22/05/2017 - 12:37

    talbothousemcr: Skills Building course for parent carers #ParentCarers #TalbotHouseSupportCentre #LearningDisabilities #HereToHelp https://t.co/P0JYE4reSj

  • 22/05/2017 - 10:16

    talbothousemcr: We would like to say thank you to @CityAddress moston for helping us with some colour printing for one of our events, and they did it free!!

  • 02/05/2017 - 10:44

    talbothousemcr: @FCUnitedMcr @MostonFc @FreefromTorture @fcumradio @FCUMcommunity Thank you for having us!

  • 28/04/2017 - 13:43

    talbothousemcr: Thanks again to FC United, we look forward to seeing you tomorrow! https://t.co/PkBuqjCjUf

  • 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!! @…

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