Useful Websites

AWW does not recommend any particular site. The sites listed below are sources of information which may assist in identifying options.

Other Advocacy

Pembrokeshire People First     Advocacy by and for people with learning disability and ASD

www.pembrokeshirepeople1st.org.uk

Carmarthenshire People First   Support for people with learning disability

www.carmarthenshirepeoplefirst.co.uk

Tros Gynnal                         Community advocacy for children and young people in West Wales

www.trosgynnal.org.uk

Eiriol                                   Community, Over 50s and Carers Advocacy in Carmarthenshire

www.eiriol.org.uk

Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy (IMCA) – Mental Health Matters Wales

www.mhmbcb.com

UK Advocacy Network

www.u-kan.co.uk

Legal Rights, Advice and Counselling

Family Law Association              Advice and information on family justice system.

www.familylawassociation.org

Legal Aid Agency                      Information on legal matters and help with legal costs

www.gov.uk/government/organisations/legal-aid-agency 

The Law Society                        Finding a solicitor

www.lawsociety.org.uk

Directgov                                  Access to all government sites

www.direct.gov.uk

Gingerbread                             Advice and support for One Parent Families

www.gingerbread.org.uk

Counselling Support Network      Free, Confidential Service, Locate Counselling

www.counselling-directory.org.uk

Organisations for Children and Young People

Childline    (0800 1111)             Confidential information and support

www.childline.org.uk

NSPCC    (0800 8005000)          Information on child protection issues

www.nspcc.org.uk

Bullying                                   Practical information and support

www.bullying.co.uk

MIND                                       Information on mental health issues

www.youngminds.org.uk

Action for Children                    Information and support for children and young people

www.actionforchildren.org.uk

Useful websites for Older People

Age Concern Cymru                 Information and support for older people

www.ageuk.org.uk/cymru

Alzheimers Society                   Information and support – dementia

www.alzheimers.org.uk

Other Useful websites

Hearing Voices                               Support and understanding for people who hear voices

www.hearingvoicescymru.org

West Wales Action on Mental Health   Working to improve mental health for West Wales

www.wwamh.org

Time to Change Wales                     Working to end stigma and discrimination for people with mental Health issues

www.timetochangewales.org.uk