Youth Development Project

The Youth Development Project is tailor-made programme for anyone aged 13-25 with a learning disability or autism who lives or goes to school/college in the Hammersmith and Fulham area. The project focuses on skills development, self-advocacy and social inclusion.

Art Club every Wednesday 4pm-5.30pm, see more HERE.

Drama Group NOW ONLINE every Thursday from 4pm-5.30pm , see more HERE.

Interactive life skills workshops are available for local schools and colleges and can now be delivered via video call. See more HERE.

Half-term and holiday programmes are provided for young people to have fun and socialise! Programmes are released in advance of each school holiday and are currently a mixture of online and face to face.

You can download the information leaflet HERE.

If you would like to be involved in any of the programmes or activities, then please contact Kirstin on

0208 748 5168

07852 586 044

Kirstin Jamieson

Youth Development Project Co-ordinator

Kirstin joined HF Mencap in June 2018 after spending 4 years living and working abroad. She completed MSc Sociology in 2013, specifically focussing on disability and citizenship. Kirstin has been working with young people and families for 19 years both in the community and educational settings and now loves being a part of the HF Mencap family!