An independent advocate can support you when you are dealing with difficult issues and help you to get the care and support that you need. An advocate helps to ensure that you can express your wishes and views when in contact with authorities like your council or the NHS.

This factsheet looks in more detail at what independent advocacy is, when it may be needed, and how to access it.

Publisher: Independent Age
Published Date: 2016
Author: Independent Age
Length: 22pp