Advocating Empowerment.
Supporting Independence.

Our mission is to improve people’s lives by empowering them to take back control, restore their self-belief, self-reliance, and self-worth.


We manage, provide and facilitate a range of services and work in partnership with other organisations, serving the learning disabled community and adults with mental illness.


SUMMIT® is a registered trade mark of Tendring Mental Health Support. We have been serving the disabled community since 1976, providing a voice for the marginalised across Essex.


2Can is a partnership project delivered by SUMMIT and Essex Carers Support in Tendring, Essex. Supporting the health and emotional wellbeing of vulnerable people and their carers who may be at risk of harm and self-neglect.
2Can brings together 2 specialist organisations enabling them to provide a unique, tailored and holistic service. 2Can will help people to identity the solutions, support and services that will assist their recovery and support their long term wellbeing.


AB4D is an Essex wide service delivered by SUMMIT and BATIAS in partnership with Essex County Council (ECC).
AB4D is for adults with a Learning Disability and Autism, their families and carers.