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    Advocacy advice please

    Can any one help me, not had any response yet. https://www.mentalhealthforum.net/forum/thread155584.html
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    Hi all im back, unwell again as always, im really down hill atm. Just had a thought about advocacy and wondered if it could help. Any experience of receiving advocacy? Im thinking of trying to get some advocacy support, but don't need hassle if that's all its going to be. Im soo bad right now.
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    Flintshire Advocacy Services North Wales 1 The Podium, Ambrose Lloyd Centre, New Street, Mold, Flintshire CH7 1NP 01352 759332 [email protected] The advocacy service is structurally independent from statutory organisations. The service is designed and operates in a way which is free...
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    East Riding of Yorkshire

    Kingston upon Hull Mental Health Action Group 33-34 Caroline Street Hull HU2 8DF 01482 585244 [email protected] Mental Health Action Group offers a peer advocacy service to people in the Hull and East Riding area. We aim to ensure your needs and wants are listened to, taken seriously and...
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    Carlisle/Eden Carlisle Eden Mind 01768 899 002 A local charity supporting people who feel distressed or isolated. We want to help you to become more positive about yourself, hopeful about the future, in control and able to deal with life’s setbacks. Services: Mental health training courses...
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    Dorset Dorset Mental Health Advocacy 29-29A Durngate Street Dorchester Dorset DT1 1JP 01305 261483 [email protected] We can: Offer support to accepted clients at meetings, court appearances, tribunals, ward rounds and Care Programme Approach (CPA) reviews Help make...
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    North Somerset/Avon

    North Somerset FRIEND- Community Mental Health Resource Centre FRIEND (North Somerset) Ltd. 39 Oxford Street Weston-Super-Mare North Somerset BS23 1TN Tel: 01934 622292. Drop-in Weston-super-Mare Monday, Wednesday and Friday 12.00 to 16.00 Please contact W-s-M Centre Worker, Caroline...
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    Southend on Sea Trustlinks Westcliff site Growing Together Westcliff 47, Fairfax Drive, Westcliff-on-sea, Essex SS0 9AG. Shoebury site Growing Together Shoeburyness Elm Road (next to The Woodlands) Shoeburyness Essex SS3 9RZ Tel: 01702 213 134 E-mail: [email protected] Opening hours...
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    Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland LAMPdirect | Mental Health in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland 65 Regent Road Leicester LE1 6YF Tel: 0116 255 6286 Fax: 0116 247 1073 E-mail: [email protected] LAMP is an independent voluntary organisation working to promote good mental health...
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    North London

    North London Pace 34 Hartham Road, London, N7 9JL Helpdesk: 020 7700 1323 Office: 020 7715 0385 [email protected] PACE is London's leading charity promoting the mental health and emotional well-being of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. PACE also provides online...
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    Me again - can you sign a petition - Please!

    Hiya, as some may have seen before, we in Lancaster are fighting against the closure of female beds in Lancaster Psychiatric Hospital. We are told its temporary, but in fact its till at least March 2015 and longer if the second unit in Blackpool (nearly 60 miles away) is not completed by then...
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    advocacy taken over by mencap

    my local advocacy service all the disability advocacy services in brent are undere one group now headed by mencap It concerns me, mencap has always been numero 1 org in brent due to this mencap carer high up, when i used to go to the disability centre, now closed, the language about me was...
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    Mental Health Advocacy and Human Rights: Your Guide

    This Mental Health Awareness week, BIHR is pleased to launch Mental Health Advocacy and Human Rights: Your Guide, our latest practical resource to help respect and protect the human rights of people with mental health problems. This guide has been produced with Mind Brighton and Hove, Wish and...
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    I have to self fund my own treatment as the NHS will not help me. I dont receive benefits as my husband is considered to be on a good enough wage to support us both. By the time my husband has paid the mortgage, paid for my psychotherapy and support worker there is nothing left. I can't work as...
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    Mental Health Peer Advocacy

    Hello, has any one had any experience of mental health peer advocacy they are willing to share either as a peer advocate or as someone who has support from a peer advocate?
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    Research and Advocacy

    Hello, Please can friends/relatives/carers etc i.e. people who actually pick up the pieces and live with a person with health issues, please tell me of anyone specially they recommend for advocacy or research. There is very little mental health advocacy in my area, it's restricted to after a...
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    Mental Health Advocacy

    Why is it so difficult for the Mentally ill to get advocacy in Plymouth,?