London Borough of Lewisham

We currently provide IMCA and Care Act advocacy to Lewisham residents placed at University Hospital Lewisham, as part of the Discharge Project. For people at the hospital who live outside Lewisham, please contact POhWER on 0300 4562370 or pohwer@pohwer.net

As of 11 February 2019 we no longer offer advocacy elsewhere in Lewisham; please contact POhWER instead on 0300 4562370 or pohwer@pohwer.net

Call us:
0300 330 0642

Professionals who would like to refer someone can download a form and an overview of eligibility criteria below.

As part of the Discharge Project, we are only commissioned to provide Care Act Advocacy to people who are: Lewisham residents, AND Placed in University Hospital Lewisham, AND In need of care and support and do not have any appropriate, able and willing family or friends to support their active involvement. For people at the hospital who live outside Lewisham, please contact POhWER on 0300 4562370 or pohwer@pohwer.net

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As part of the Discharge Project, we provide Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy to Lewisham residents who are placed in University Hospital Lewisham and have been assessed as ‘lacking capacity’ to make specific decisions. For people at the hospital who live outside Lewisham, please contact POhWER on 0300 4562370 or pohwer@pohwer.net

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