Children In Need project & Childrens’ Advocacy

You can download the above postcard here

Advocacy For All’s media team helped to produce a series of podcasts where we talk to young people and their families around how this project has helped them. Episodes are below:
Episode 1        Episode 2         Episode 3

For a video describing the project please click on the link below:

This project is supported by BBC Children In Need.

We can accept General Children’s advocacy referrals from members of the public and other professionals.

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An Advocate is an independent adult who helps a child or a young person to have their opinions, views and feeling heard by adults that make decisions about them.

What does an advocate do?

An advocate:

  • is an independent adult who supports children and young people to have their voice heard or represent their views for them in meetings where decisions are made about them
  • helps children and young people to understand their rights
  • enables children and young people to make a complaint if they are not happy about something
  • ensures that a child or young person’s views and feelings are heard and that they are fully involved in decisions about their lives
  • helps children or young person to understand the process that is happening


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