Lockdown 2 - A day in the life of an Advocate

Read how one of our Advocates is helping people despite the limitations of lockdown - in their own words. Read more

Advocacy Awareness Week - 26th- 30th October 2020

It's Advocacy Awareness & National Advocacy Conference Week 2020. #thepowerofpartnership #hearmyvoice Read more

Helping Mike

Mike has autistic spectrum disorder (ASD) and was due to have a care review which involved an assessment of his needs. Read more

Considering a less restrictive approach for Peter

Our Independent Advocate persuaded a hospital to offer an alternative to restraint for a man refusing treatment. Read more

Accessing Advocacy

We reflect on the key issue of access to advocacy, and what we're doing to promote it. Read more

Risk of unauthorised deprivation of liberties following fall in DoLS applications during COVID-19

The CQC has warned that many residents in care homes may be unlawfully deprived of their liberty, following a drop in DoLS applications. Read more

Helping Joe

How our Advocate and the Return to Care process helped Joe, after he was moved from his local area and began to go missing from his residential care placement Read more