Privacy Policy

Dudley Advocacy. A charitable company limited by guarantee. Charity no. in England and Wales 1109897. Company no. 5354254.

Phone: 01384 456877 / info@dudleyadvocacy.org /

The Savoy Centre, Noah Hingley Suite, Northfield Road, Netherton, Dudley, DY2 9ES

IMCA

Easy Read Logo.png

DoLS

Easy Read Logo.png

Care Act

Easy Read Logo.png

Complex

Easy Read Logo.png

Volunteer

Easy Read Logo.png

Parents

Easy Read Logo.png

Complex Needs Advocacy

A Complex Need Advocate helps people who have moderate to severe learning disability. They may also have lots of health needs. 

The Complex Need Advocate can help you to be involved with any decision affecting your life. This may include things such as:

  • Accommodation

  • Care

  • Support

  • Relationships

  • Social activities

  • Education

The Complex Need Advocate can help you by:

  • Finding out information for you

  • Give you your options

  • Time to think about your choices

  • Help you to say what you want

Sometimes a person’s needs are so complex that they may not be able to make a decision. This means that they lack capacity to make that decision.

If you lack capacity to make a decision. The Complex Need Advocate will help you to be involved by:

  • Finding out what you like

  • Finding out what you do not like

  • Finding out if you have any beliefs

  • Talking to people who know you best, this may be your family, friend’s carers and professionals.

There are some things that the Complex Need Advocate cannot do, they cannot:

  • Do the test to see if you are able to make the decision.

  • Give you advice or choose for you.

  • Take other people’s side.

  • Stay working with your once the issue has been sorted

If you need to talk to your Complex Need Advocate then you can call this number:

 

01384 456 877