What is Advocacy?
Central Advocacy (West Lancs)
Knowsley Pensioners Advocacy & Information Service "Knowsley Pensioners Advocacy & Information Service provides advice and support to enable our peers to obtain their full rights as citizens, so enhancing their quality of life."
Liverpool Advocacy Rights Hub "The Hub is an independent service putting people in touch with the support they need - whether itís advocacy, information, advice or a community group."
Sefton Advocacy "Independent charity offering adults in Sefton a free advocacy service to support them with their concerns."
Action for Advocacy (A4A) "Action for Advocacy (A4A) is the central point of information on independent advocacy."
ACUK "ACUK is a network of networks. A consortium of national organisations, regional and local support networks and individuals operating at the national level working to promote independent advocacy."
Citizen Advocacy Coalition "The C.A. Coalition promotes informal volunteer citizen advocacy. It also hosts the National Coalition of Advocacy Schemes, which is the national voice for Advocacy groups that are connected to and directed by the communities in which they work."
OPAAL "OPAAL is a registered charity with 175 member groups, which seeks to give the strategic lead in the development of independent advocacy for older people."
Older People's Support
Age Concern Southport/Liverpool "Age Concern Liverpool is the premier charity in Liverpool working with and for people aged 49 to 109 to improve their quality of life."
Anchor Staying Put
FirstStop "FirstStop Advice is an independent, free service providing advice and information for older people, their families and carers about housing and care options in later life."
Other Local Charities
NHS Sefton "NHS Sefton is your local primary care trust. We arrange all the NHS care for everyone in Sefton, purchasing services from other healthcare organisations and professionals on your behalf."
Sefton CVS "Sefton CVS assists and promotes voluntary, community and faith sector activity in the borough of Sefton, Merseyside."
Sefton MBC Other Organisations
Care Quality Commission "The Care Quality Commission is the independent regulator of health and social care in England."