About the Course
This course is aimed at people new to the Independent Advocacy role and people who want to develop their skills and understanding of the advocacy role.
The course explores how independent advocacy differs from other types of advocacy and why advocacy is needed.
You will also explore the three linchpins of advocacy: confidentiality, independence and self advocacy.
One day introductory course specifically for people new to the role or wanting to learn more about independent advocacy.
What is independent advocacy
The role of the independent advocate
Different advocacy models
Principles underpinning advocacy
Standards within independent advocacy
The importance of self advocacy
International Hall, Lansdowne Terrace, London