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Your needs, your choice, your voice
Advocacy Focus on your side,
helping you to be heard


Advocacy Focus is an award-wining, advocacy service that has been delivering independent advocacy since 1998.

Our specialist service supports a wide range of individuals with varying health and social care needs.

How we support our service-users:

– We can help you to say what you need to say to the right people.
– We work with you to secure your rights, represent your interests and obtain services you need.

Our purpose is to give you the skills to stand up, speak up and be heard.

Advocacy support from Advocacy Focus is:

Independent. Free. Confidential.


Referral forms

To download the referral form, click on the relevant image below.








All referral forms need to be either emailed to admin@advocacyfocus.org.uk or faxed to (01254) 898898.

News & Events

  • We’ve Been Shortlisted at the NW Charity Awards 2017!

    8 Aug 2017

    We have exciting news!… We have been shortlisted for two awards at the North West Charity Awards 2017. We are very happy to have been named as a finalist for ‘Volunteer Manager of the Year’ and ‘Charity of the Year.’ Our CEO, Ju…  read more

  • Advocacy Focus Receives £500 Donation from Local Rotary Club

    7 Aug 2017

    We are delighted to have received a £500 donation from the Church and Oswaldtwistle Rotary Club. The Rotary Club actively pursue the objectives of Rotary Worldwide, a global foundation that aims to foster and sustain positive change in local comm…  read more

  • Attend a Free Drop in Session for Health and Social Care Complaints

    31 Jul 2017

    We now offer free events to give local people the support they need when making a complaint about the NHS or Social Services. Our highly trained advocates can help you through the whole process, be it before or whilst you are making a complaint. Come…  read more