Tyne and Wear: Casework, advocacy & support > Advocacy services
1-9 of 9 Advocacy services in Tyne and Wear.
Age UK Gateshead
Where the person does not feel able to speak for him/herself, an advocate can speak for them. An advocate can also inform a person about their rights, entitlements and options, so that their choices are based on accurate know...Contact: Age UK Gateshead, 341- 343 High Street, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE8 1EQ. Tel: 0191 477 3559.
Age UK North Tyneside
We give free, confidential and impartial advice to older people in North Tyneside and their carers. We can help with:
Welfare benefits, Pension, Tax and other financial matters
Housing and property
Health &&n...Contact: Age UK North Tyneside, Bradbury Centre, 13 Saville Street West, North Shields, NE29 6QP. Tel: 0191 280 8484.
Age UK Sunderland
Do you need someone to help you with any problems or issues you have?
Do you wish to be more involved in decisions that affect you?
Do you want some help to get your voice heard?
The Age Uk Sunderlan...Contact: Age UK Sunderland, Stockton Road, Sunderland, SR2 7AQ. Tel: 0191 514 1131. What is the IMCA Service?
The IMCA service is a statutory advocacy service introduced by the Mental Capacity Act 2005. Its aim is to support and represent individuals who lack capacity to make specific decision at a specific ...Contact: Age UK Sunderland, Stockton Road, Sunderland, SR2 7AQ. Tel: 0191 514 1131.
Association of Independent Visitors UK
Visitors 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.
Community Life Choices
Our Home Care Services provider the care and support that is needed to meet your own outcomes. The services are designed to provide you with a tailored provision of support to assist you living an independent life.
Our team o...Contact: Home Care Services, Unit 5 Albert Edward House, The Pavilions, Ashton-on-Ribble, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 2YB. Tel: 01772 842083.
Equality Advisory Support Service (EASS)
Provide 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.
Mears Group PLC
It provides intensive casework to those clients identified as being most vulnerable. It offers extensive advice, floating support and advocacy with a full range of housing based enquires with a specialist interest in housing ...Contact: Newcastle & Gateshead Home Improvement, Metropolitan House, Longrigg Road, Swalwell, Gateshead, Tyne & Wear, NE16 3AS. Tel: 0191 495 6177.
The SAMEC Trust
The service acts as helping ear to individuals and their families to get awareness as to who can best help them in relation to their health condition. If an individual wishes for us to advocate on their b...Contact: Ethnic health information, STRC House, 87a Wembley Hill Road, Wembley Park, Middlesex, HA9 8BU. Tel: 02089034549.