Advocacy Focus Welcomes New Patron

Stand up comedian and mental health campaigner, Jake Mills, has become a Patron for our charity. Read more...Read more

Anita Lindon Joins Advocacy Focus Board

We are delighted to announce that Anita Lindon has joined our Board of Trustees. Here she tells us a bit about herself.Read more

Our Privacy Policy has Changed

Some important changes are happening in the EU, as such we have updated our website's Privacy Policy.Read more

Breaking Barriers 2018 – Six Weeks On

We'll be back! We've had time to debrief and reflect on our first ever conference and this is what you had to say...Read more

AF Dominating North West Awards Scene

We've been shortlisted for not one, but three awards at the E3 Business Awards 2018, as well as two further awards. Read more.Read more

Advocacy Focus CEO Shortlisted for Award

Our CEO, Justine Hodgkinson, has been shortlisted for the Excellence in Engagement Award at the NWEEG Awards 2018.Read more

Breaking Barriers Official Programme 2018

View the Breaking Barriers Official Programme 2018 Flipbook Version and find out more about who we are and our 20th anniversary.Read more

7 Minute Briefing: Safeguarding

Find out how and when to refer for an Advocate when dealing with a safeguarding enquiry or review under the Care Act.Read more

Advocacy Focus Extends Support to Trafford

We have won a three year contract with Trafford Council to provide free and independent advocacy support.Read more

Breaking Barriers; New Health & Social Care Conference

‘Breaking Barriers’ will work to bridge the gaps between services and help to provide even better outcomes for the people we support.Read more

Trustees' Stories; Why I Became a Trustee

Alan has been a trustee of Advocacy Focus for two years. Here, he tells us all about his journey to trusteeship.Read more

We Need Your Feedback! - Review our Latest Booklet

As part of our commitment to co-production, we're asking for feedback on our new Mental Health Self Advocacy booklet.Read more