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Welcome to Dorset Advocacy

Dorset Advocacy’s independent advocates help to ensure that rights are upheld and that peoples’ views, wishes and needs are heard, respected and acted upon.

  • Advocates take action to help people say what they want, secure their rights, represent their interests and get the services they need.
  • Advocacy promotes inclusion, equality and social justice.
  • We help people with learning dificulties, long term health conditions, cancer, NHS complaints, dementia or memory loss as well as their families, carers and support staff.

Video: Introducing Dorset Advocacy

Click on the video above to play our film produced by Access Dorset.

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Success Story:

Meet Pat & her Advocate Karen

Pat has been receiving support from Dorset Advocacy for over a year. When her partner Charlie became very ill and was diagnosed with throat cancer, the Citizens Advice Bureau recommended her to our Dorset Macmillan Advocacy…..Read More
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In 2015 our advocates helped over 4,000 local people to have a voice and assert their rights
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Use our services

We offer a range of advocacy services and other projects including: Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy (IMCA), Care Act Advocacy, Direct Payments Advice and NHS Complaints.

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Volunteer for us

We woudn’t exist without the help of our many amazing volunteers. Join our team of over 100 independent advocates to help make a difference to the lives of thousands of people here in Dorset.

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Support our work

As a charity Dorset Advocacy appreciate your generosity to fund our life-changing work. Find out how to fundraise for us, send us one-off donations or how to leave us a gift in your will.

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