To help and support people in Doncaster, we offer a range of advocacy services. You can find a summary of these services below, which are available for people with a range of issues including learning, physical or sensory disabilities, mental health illnesses, acquired brain injury and dementia.
You can find information about the particular service and how to contact the Doncaster team by clicking on each service.
Do you live in Doncaster and need help to be involved in decisions about your care needs? An advocate can help you be heard, understand your choices and make your own decisions. Find out about how an advocate can help you, and how to get in touch with the Doncaster team.
Our advocacy services are for people with learning disabilities who are detained under the Mental Health Act and who reside in Jubilee Close or Amber Lodge. We also provide advocacy for people who receive mental health and learning disability services at Tickhill Road.
In Doncaster, we provide the Paid Relevant Person's Representative service. An advocate will be appointed by the local Authority if the person is subject to Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards and they do not have any friends or relatives suitable, willing and able to act as the person's representative.