Interested in a career in advocacy?
UWTSD offer a BA Advocacy course – for full details please visit their website.
AWW does not recommend any particular organisation but provides links toother sources of information which may assist in identifying options.
Pembrokeshire People First Advocacy by and for people with learning disability and ASD
Carmarthenshire People First Support for people with learning disability
Tros Gynnal Community advocacy for children and young people in West Wales
Eiriol Community, Over 50s and Carers Advocacy in Carmarthenshire
Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy (IMCA) – Mental Health Matters Wales
UK Advocacy Network
Legal Rights, Advice and Counselling
Family Law Association Advice and information on family justice system.
Legal Aid Agency Information on legal matters and help with legal costs
The Law Society Finding a solicitor
Directgov Access to all government sites
Gingerbread Advice and support for One Parent Families
Counselling Support Network Free, Confidential Service, Locate Counselling
Organisations for Children and Young People
Childline (0800 1111) Confidential information and support
NSPCC (0800 8005000) Information on child protection issues
Bullying Practical information and support
MIND Information on mental health issues
Action for Children Information and support for children and young people
Useful websites for Older People
Age Concern Cymru Information and support for older people
Alzheimers Society Information and support – dementia
Other Useful websites
Hearing Voices Support and understanding for people who hear voices
West Wales Action on Mental Health Working to improve mental health for West Wales
Time to Change Wales Working to end stigma and discrimination for people with mental Health issues