We’ll listen to you when you feel lost in the health and social care system.


What is advocacy?

Self advocate

Why not be your own Advocate? We can help you learn the skills to become your own best Advocate.

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Justice for LB Toolkit

The Justice for LB Toolkit gives people the tools they need to become more involved with their care and support.

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2020 - Help us Raise £20,000!

Be a Hero: Help us raise £20,000 to develop new vital services in our community. Start planning your fundraising event now!

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Over 4,000 people supported across Lancashire, Trafford, Bradford and Rochdale over the last year

Volunteer

Our volunteers are an essential part of our team. We have a number of different volunteer roles across each of our project areas, and are always looking to welcome more.

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Fundraise

Show your support for Advocacy Focus by organising an event to raise awareness, or help us to raise vital funds in order to extend our invaluable reach even further for the benefit and well-being of the whole community.

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News

  • Always Heard 2021 Seminar and Report Launch

    New Always Heard report launched, which highlights the barriers to advocacy that Children and Young People face. Always Heard, is the national advocacy advice helpline and safety net service for children in England who are in, or leaving care. Read more

  • Acts of Kindness Day 5

    As well as being an Advocate supporting their local community our team have such big hearts and are so thoughtful. We asked them to share some of their acts of kindness during the week up to Christmas. Read more

  • Acts of Kindness Day 4

    As well as being an Advocate supporting their local community our team have such big hearts and are so thoughtful. We asked them to share some of their acts of kindness during the week up to Christmas. Read more

Events

  • Children's Advocacy Information Session

    Find out more about our children's advocacy in Rochdale and come along to our afternoon session at Fashion Corner. Read more

  • Children's Advocacy Information Session

    Find out more about our children's advocacy in Rochdale and come along to our morning session at Riverside. Read more

  • Independent Visitor Information Morning - Rochdale

    Be there for children in care; Come along to our information session to find out more about becoming an Independent Visitor. Read more