Advocates & Volunteers
As an advocate or volunteer at Advocacy Focus, you are part of an invaluable service.
Advocacy Focus seeks to encourage and facilitate the empowerment of individuals by the provision of high quality advocacy services.
We have a range of expertise in providing an advocacy service to people with learning disabilities, mental health issues, people who lack capacity to instruct, carers, people with dementia and many more.
Our service benefits people Lancashire wide who may have a health or social care related problem, particularly those who are disadvantaged by society and need independent support to make their views heard.
We are currently recruiting for an Independent Advocate to view this job role and apply click here.
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