Advocacy Alliance (Scarborough)

Advocacy services for adults in Scarborough, Filey, Whitby and Ryedale

What does it do?

Advocacy Alliance is a voluntary organisation, established in 1990 to provide free, independent and confidential advocacy to empower individuals and enable them to have their voice heard. It involves a small team of staff who manage and develop advocacy throughout the area. Our co-ordinators respond to requests for advocacy by:

  1. meeting individuals who have contacted us for help either directly or via a friend, colleague or service provider
  2. Listening to the individual, learning about their needs and assessing what advocacy support can be offered
  3. Introducing him/her to one of our volunteer advocates who will provide support and speak out on their behalf if necessary
  4. Monitoring the progress of the advocacy support being given

Who it is for?

Anyone over 18 in the Scarborough, Whitby and Ryedale areas.

Where it is available?

Local service (Ryedale, Scarborough).

What it costs:

Our Service is FREE and CONFIDENTIAL

How to access or apply for it:

Contact us at:

The Street
12 Low Clark Street
North Yorkshire
YO12 7PU

Tel: 01723 363910 (24 hour ansaphone)
01723 377352



Info last updated:

The Street, 12 Low Clark Street, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO12 7PU