Advocacy and mentoring

Many organisations provide independent advice, ‘one to one’, to vulnerable individuals. Close family members may or may not be involved according to the client’s wishes.

Advocacy in Somerset

Advocacy in Somerset provides an advocacy service for young people and adults with mental health difficulties primarily for those who are in-patients in mental health hospital units. Read more »

Advocacy Tool Kit

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The Advocacy Tool Kit, published by Autism Speaks, aims to help individuals on the spectrum and their families develop and use critical advocacy skills in order to achieve the best possible outcomes. Read more »

Beat Bullying

BeatBullying is all about young people helping and supporting each other online. Read more »

Crimson Hill Support

We are the foremost provider in Somerset of support to people with learning disabilities and complex needs in their own homes. Read more »

Maze Advocacy

Maze Advocacy aims to get people to listen to you. Read more »

Mind in Sedgemoor

Mind in Sedgemoor offers help and support to anyone experiencing mental ill-health. Read more »

PROMISE

PROMISE is a Somerset county wide mentoring and advocacy service for young people and children. Read more »

Rethink

We provide a range of services nationally, including advocacy, carer support, crisis services and more. Read more »

Scope

We work with disabled people and their families. We offer practical support – from information services to education and everyday care. Read more »

Somerset Advocacy

Somerset Advocacy specialises in working with people who have communication difficulties, including people who have autistic spectrum disorder. Read more »

Somerset Family Floating Support Service

Our Floating Support service provides a combination of practical and emotional support. Read more »

Support, Empower, Advocate, Promote

SEAP (Support, Empower, Advocate, Promote) provide independent advocacy services to help resolve issues or concerns you may have about your health and well-being or your health and social care services. Read more »

Total Advocacy

An advocacy service to support individuals who reside in Somerset and have been assessed as being in the highest need of advocacy and who require a professional issue-based, time specific advocacy service. Read more »