Volunteers are integral to our work and our award winning volunteer team is made up of people from all walks of life, including those with direct experience of ill mental health or disabilities.
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.Read more
Lauren is our experienced Volunteer Manager, having held the post since Volunteer Manager since August 2015.Read more
"Volunteering with Advocacy Focus has been a really hands on and educational experience. The team do not make me feel that I am a volunteer, rather I am welcomed and treated as a peer."Read more
Siobhain Stones joined Advocacy Focus as a volunteer and enjoyed the role that much that she later become a full time Independent Advocate.Read more
I was in my final year studying Criminology & Sociology at UCLAN when it was suggested I gain some voluntary experience in mental health wards to help me with my future career potential.Read more