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An advocate will support a person to help express their views and wishes, and help a person to stand up for their rights.

The advocate will;

  • Listen to your views and concerns
  • Provide information on the issue that is affecting you
  • Encourage you to speak up for yourself where possible
  • Speak on your behalf to ensure your voice is heard
  • Support you in meetings
  • Support you to stand up for your rights

 

We can support you in areas such as;

  • Housing or property
  • Leaving hospital
  • Decisions around care homes
  • Family or personal issues
  • Personal care/Help in the home
  • Social services
  • Support around making decisions about Legal or Financial issues