TYPES OF ADVOCACY WE PROVIDE:
There are many different types of face to face advocacy that we provide in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough.
- Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy (IMCA)
- Care Act Advocacy (ICAA)
- Independent Health Complaints Advocacy (IHCA)
- Independent Professional Advocacy
- Independent Mental Health Advocacy (IMHA), in partnership with Voice Ability
- Children and Young People’s Advocacy
Our Advocates are qualified in different types of Independent Advocacy, relevant law, care and support processes or working towards a recognised qualification.
Our Advocacy service is funded by Cambridgeshire County Council and Peterborough City Council.
SUPPORT IN CAMBRIDGESHIRE:
Support is provided by our Caseworkers to enable deaf people to remain independent.
Issues they support with include benefits, bills, correspondence, applying for jobs, housing issues, support to refer for equipment, health and care, accessing services, finance issues, sign posting, and emotional support.
Support is provided at drop -ins, open support sessions, home visits and in some cases at your meetings.
Our support service is funded by Cambridgeshire County Council.