Advocacy Resources

In this section we provide links to a wide range of useful national resources which you can use to help you advocate for yourself. Use the filter to select a subject. Click on the title of an item to see it in full then click on link to go to the website.

We will check resources regularly, but please contact us if you find an error or a broken link as it will help us to fix it quickly.

Disclaimer: We aim to keep the information in this section up to date and correct. However we do not guarantee the accuracy or reliability of the information or services. Any reliance you place on this information is therefore strictly at your own risk. Where we provide links to other websites, Connected Voice has no control over the nature, content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them.

Provides free, independent, up-to-date information and represents disabled people's rights. Disability Rights UK website
You have the right to make a complaint about any aspect of NHS care, treatment or service, and this is firmly written into the NHS Constitution.
Help to prepare for a health appointment
Help and advice for carers Carers UK website
Provides free advice for disabled people and fights injustice. Disability Law Service website
Provides parents and carers with independent advice and information on state education in England. ACE Education website
Your local Food Bank can provide you with food. Go to the Trussell Trust and search for your local food bank. Trussell Trust website
The Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC) provides information and resources about making a complaint about the Police. IOPC website
Provides advice, information and support for families with disabled children. Contact website