We are a charity that provides information, advocacy and advice services across England, offering direct and local support via Professionals and Volunteers. Our independent, free services reach individuals struggling with particular challenges in their lives.
Advocacy means enabling your voice to be heard, speaking for you when you can’t and supporting you when you can. Advocacy is about supporting, enabling, and empowering you to express your views and concerns and access information and services where needed.
We provide the following services in Rutland:
- NHS Complaints Advocacy
- Independent Mental Health Advocacy
- Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy (IMCA), including Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS)
- Relevant Person's Paid Representative Services (RPPR) (Spot Purchase only)
How do I get support from an advocate?
To make a referral to the advocacy services in Rutland, you can download the forms below:
- NHS Complaints Advocacy referral form
- Independent Mental Health Advocacy (IMHA) referral form
- Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy (IMCA) referral form
If you are not sure whether you can get an advocate, or for more information, advice and support in your area, you can contact us on 0300 456 2370 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.