Advocacy

SOARs Advocacy Team provides one to one support to help break down barriers to improving local people’s health, wellbeing and employability.

All services provided by SOAR and its partners are independent from statutory organisations and service provider agencies; ensuring SOAR is best able to act on people’s wishes and interests.

Who can see an Advocacy Worker?

  • Anyone aged 18 and over

What does an Advocacy Worker offer?

  • Independent support, advice and guidance
  • Goal setting through an agreed support plan
  • Referral to other services and activities
  • Home visits

What can an Advocacy Worker help you with?

Short term issue based advocacy which broadly means; “we can speak up for someone about a particular issue, or speak up for them to help them through a crisis”, such as:

  • Care & support
  • Housing or finances
  • Any issues affecting independence and quality of life.

For more information or a casual chat please contact one of our Advocacy Team on 0114 213 4065