Make a regular donation

Making a regular donation will make a significant impact, supporting people of all ages with learning disabilities and special additional needs in and around Bishop’s Stortford. Please set up a regular gift today.

Your support allows us to continue offering social and educational activities to help develop potential, avoid social isolation by supporting lifelong friendships, and to provide respite for our members’ families.

By setting up a regular donation, you are helping our members during the current cost of living crisis and beyond and helps us plan for the future.

Make a positive impact to the local community today!

Your regular gift will enable us to continue providing:

  • A nurturing environment in our Ofsted-registered special needs nursery
  • Exciting and accessible day trips
  • The gift of communication through our Speech and Language Therapy programme
  • Fun weekend and holiday clubs for children and young people
  • Vital social and support groups for adults
  • Life skills and friendship at the GC@Thirst community café
  • Specialist interest groups for older teenagers and adults including Music Man Project Hertfordshire, Get Active sports club, Performing Arts club, and Grove Grows gardening sessions.

You can also make a donation by:


Post a cheque payable to ‘Bishop’s Stortford Mencap’ to:

Grove Cottage,
151 London Road,
Bishop’s Stortford,
CM23 3JX


Call 01279 651908 or email to ask for our Bacs details

Gift Aid it!

If you are a UK tax payer you can make your donation go even further through Gift Aid. Please download this Gift Aid Declaration Form which explains the process further.

Other ways of supporting us

If you sign up to the East Herts Lottery and pick Grove Cottage as your chosen charity we will receive 50p for every ticket purchased. You can also donate as you shop without it costing you an extra penny by signing up for Easy Fundraising or The Giving Machine. 

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Get Involved

Grove Cottage simply could not survive without the support of the local community. Please click below to find out how you can get involved, whatever you choose to do we will be so grateful for your support!

Ways to get involved


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