Advocacy

Advocacy service in Leeds

What does it do?

Do you need someone to help you make sure you get your voice heard, know your rights, express your needs or explain what you want?

What we offer

Help with-

  • Community care issues
  • Hospital discharge
  • Residential and nursing home support
  • Dealing with health authorities
  • Care appeals
  • Social needs and housing issues
  • Getting legal advice

Elder abuse and safeguarding

Are you, or is someone you know living in fear of:

  • Being frightened or bullied
  • Being neglected
  • Being hit, restrained or sexually assaulted
  • Having property or money misused or stolen?

Our advocates can help you make a complaint about safeguarding.

Who it is for?

for older people who need support to stand up for what they want in life, especially at times of major change.

We have a dedicated member of staff specializing in advocacy and elder abuse work.

Where it is available?

Local service (Leeds).

What it costs:

free

How to access or apply for it:

See contact details above

Classification(s):

Info last updated:

11/04/2016