Topics Finding Support
- This can vary. We can not guarantee to work with someone straight away for long or short-term advocacy. However if there are no short-term advocates available we will sign post someone to another organisation that may be able to help them. Long-term advocacy can take some time as a development worker will get to know the partner first and will […]
- Simply contact the office and we will discuss advocacy and then if appropriate arrange to meet the person who has been referred.
- Up until October 2013, people over 16 with a learning disability living in West Fife. From October 2013 this will be widened to vulnerable people in Fife, aged 16 or above, who are affected by: disability, chronic illness, dementia, mental illness, learning disability or personality disorder, who are unable to safeguard their own well-being, rights, care or other interests.
- The development worker will aim to match people with common interests and who will feel comfortable with each other. Any problems can be discussed with your development worker – they are always there to support you.