Lancashire: Advocacy & Support > Advocacy services
1-10 of 11 Advocacy services in Lancashire.
National/regional serviceAdvocacy means speaking up. Sometimes in life we can do this for ourselves quite easily, at other times it can be more of a challenge. Perhaps we are not feeling at our most confident, facing life-changing decisions, illness,...Contact: Advocacy Focus, 1st Floor, The Old Tannery, Eastgate, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 6PW. Tel: 0300 323 0965.
Association of Independent Visitors UK
National/regional serviceVisitors carry out a number of tasks, from individual case management of clients through to general support with Court of Protection and Office of the Public Guardian matters.They are qualified to provide mental capacity asse...Contact: Association of Independent Visitors UK.
National/regional serviceProvides in-depth specialist advice, advocacy and case management for people at any stage of the NHS continuing healthcare assessment, appeal or care planning processes. We aim to ensure that people who may be entitled to NHS...Contact: Beacon, 10 Napier Court Barton Lane, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, OX14 3YT. Tel: 0345 548 0300.
Centre for Resolution
National/regional serviceDoes your workplace not understand your disability and you need help to express your needs? Our advocates will work with you to get your voice heard and your views/opinions considered. We can also work alongside y...Contact: Disability Advocacy Support Services for those in employment, 22 Borrowdale Drive, Worcester, United Kingdom, WR4 9HW. Tel: 07775445614. National/regional serviceDisability Mediation is when a specialist third party helps people who are in conflict to reach a mutual agreement.
Our Mediators are disability specialists with many years of experience in the disability sector. We ca...Contact: Disability Mediation, 22 Borrowdale Drive, Worcester, Worcestershire, WR4 9HW. Tel: 07775445614.
National/regional serviceWe provide a range of advocacy services to people across Blackpool and Lancashire enabling them to have their voice heard, their views and wishes made known to others and ensuring they are treated fairly and equally.
Hea...Contact: Advocacy Services, Myriad House, 6A Skyways, Amy Johnson Way, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY4 2RP. Tel: 0300 323 2100.
Equality Advisory Support Service (EASS)
National/regional serviceProvide information advice and support on discrimination and human rights issues to individuals in England, Scotland and Wales, recognising the constitutional, legal, social and policy differences specifically:-
Advise...Contact: Equality Advisory Support Service (EASS), FREEPOST EQUALITY ADVISORY SUPPORT SERVICE, FPN4431. Tel: 0800 444205.
National/regional serviceWHAT CAN MY ADVOCATE DO FOR ME?
An advocate can attend appropriate appointments and meetings with you.
Provide you with and help you understand information, to make your own decisions.
Support you in making your...Contact: ICANN, 15 Victoria Road, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 8PS. Tel: 01772 717461.
Lancashire County Council
National/regional serviceAdvocacy enables people to protect their rights and speak up. An advocate is a person who can:
help to plan any action
write letters and make telephone calls
ensure views are heard at meetings or interviews
...Contact: Health and Social Care, County Hall, Fishergate, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 8XJ. Tel: 0845 053 0000.
National/regional serviceWhat is Advocacy?
Advocacy is taking action to empower people to say what they want, secure their rights, represent their interests and obtain services they need. Advocates and advocacy schemes work in partnership with ...Contact: Advocacy, 3 Errigal House, Avroe Crescent, Blackpool Business Park, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY4 2DP. Tel: 03450 138208.