As of the 1st April, 2020 Advocacy in Greenwich is no longer providing the Independent Care Act Advocacy Service for people with a learning disability.
POhWER is the new provider commissioned to provide all forms of statutory advocacy, including the Care Act, IMCA, DOLS, IMHA, NHS Complaints and RPR. POhWER is a charity and membership organisation. They provide information, advice, support and advocacy to people who experience disability, vulnerability, distress and social exclusion. Their contact number is; 0300 456 237 email; www.pohwer.net
Advocacy in Greenwich continues to provide one to one advocacy to people with a learning disability outside of those statutory services.
They will also continue to support the Greenwich People’s Parliament and provide a range of Self Advocacy Groups