Independent Advocacy (Partners in Advocacy)

Availability : Edinburgh Wide

Who is this for?

  • People aged 16 years old and over and who have a learning disability (including Autism Spectrum Disorder),
  • Children and young people going to a Children’s Hearing
  • Children aged 12-15 with additional support needs in education
  • Physical disability or to people aged 65 years older and older

Description

Partners in Advocacy provides confidential independent advocacy.

This service ensures that you are best able to have your voice heard and your thoughts and feelings expressed in situations such as talking to health and social care professionals about your health and social care needs and concerns.

How do I access this?

  • Self referral
  • Referral by third party

Is there a cost?

Free

Opening times

Monday09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday09:00 - 17:00
Thursday09:00 - 17:00
Friday09:00 - 17:00
SaturdayCLOSED
SundayCLOSED

Contact Details

Hercules House, Eskmills, Station Road, Musselburgh, EH21 7PQ

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Types of support on offer:

Support in person
Support on the phone

Type of services on offer:

Housing, benefits, debt
Isolation
Loneliness
Long term conditions/disabilities
Substance use

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