If you'd like someone to speak on your behalf or who can help you to speak up for yourself, there are organisations that can help you. Someone who represents your rights and interests is called an 'advocate'.
People First Independent Advocacy Hub
All advocacy referrals for people who live in Middlesbrough are managed by the People First Independent Advocacy Hub.
- an Independent Mental Health Advocate (IMHA)
- an Independent Mental Capacity Advocate
- a Paid Relevant Persons Representative
- a Care Act Advocate
- a Non-Statutory (General) Advocate
People First can offer further support by calling 03003 038 037 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.