Advocacy,Support for victims

Adult Advocacy

By RSVP (Rape and Sexual Violence Project)

Our Independent Sexual Violence Advocates (ISVAs) offer practical and emotional support if you have reported to the police and are going through the court processes....

Advice and guidance,Advocacy,Employment, Education and Training,Counselling and listening,Loss, breakdown and bereavement,Carers support,Family support

1-2-1 Disability Support - Selly Oak

By Spokz People c.i.c.

Includes therapy, coaching, training, educational support and support groups.

Advice and guidance,Advocacy

Advice & Advocacy

By Chinese Community Centre - Birmingham

Advice on a range of issues provided in Mandarin, Cantonese and English.

Overall Aim of project:
To support Chinese people in accessing all welfare benefits...

Ethnicity focus: Chinese,Chinese

Advocacy

Advocacy & advice drop-in

By Freshwinds

The substance misuse service at Freshwinds aims to support adults to both access and maintain drug recovery services. We do not provide a prescribing service...

Advocacy,Family support

Advocacy and family support

By KIKIT Pathways To Recovery CIC

KIKIT Pathways to Recovery provides an open access community based drop in service. The following services are provided in community languages at the drop in...

Advocacy

Advocacy for Muslim women

By Muslim Women's Network UK

Our advocacy work involves channeling views of Muslim women and girls to decision makers such as government and other public bodies. We do this in...

Advocacy

Advocacy for Young People

By Advocacy Matters

Referrals can be self-referrals or from family, friends or professionals.

Advocacy

Advocacy service

By Asylum Support & Immigration Resource Team (ASIRT)

We are a not-for-profit OISC-registered advocacy organisation working to support asylum-seekers, refugees and other people in the West Midlands who are or have been subject...

Advocacy

Advocacy service

By Bangladesh Multi-Purpose Centre

We provide counselling and advocacy, do sign postings and referral to other agencies. We also provide week -end classes for local children in area of...

Advocacy

Advocacy service

By Barnardo's Birmingham Locality

Advocacy
There is a growing recognition of the importance of advocacy for children and young people when plans are being made for their lives.
Appreciating...

Advocacy

Advocacy service

By Rethink

Our advocacy services are designed to support those who are vulnerable or need help to make informed decisions and secure the rights and services to...

Advocacy

Advocacy service

By Sylheti Muslim Council

Advocacy

Advocacy support for people with disabilities

By People in Partnership

Advocacy

People in Partnership offers advocacy to parents with learning difficulties or disabilities and parents with a mental health issues.

These services are free of...

Advice and guidance,Advocacy,COVID-19 Support

ADVOCACY: CASBA

By CASBA

Due to Covid-19, all activities are suspended and, but CASBA are providing support while staff home working. CASBA runs an advocacy service for Learning Disability...

Advice and guidance,Advocacy,COVID-19 Support

ADVOCACY: POhWER Help Hubs

By POhWER Advocacy

COVID-19 Update:

POhWER remains committed to providing information, advice and independent advocacy support wherever possible. Even if we can’t provide advocacy in person at this...

Advocacy

Birmingham Generic Advocacy Project

By Advocacy Matters

This project is for vulnerable adults with a particular issue and their views and wishes are not being listened to. It is for people who do not have anyone in their lives that can support them. Self referrals are excepted and this project is covered mainly by volunteer advocates.

Advocacy

Campaigning and Awareness

By Newlife - The Charity For Disabled Children

Campaigns & Awareness
To achieve improved services and knowledge and to be the voice of affected children and families.
Listening and understanding the needs of...

Advocacy

Care Act Advocacy

By Advocacy Matters

Referrals from Social Workers.

Advocacy,Support for victims

Children and Young People’s Advocacy

By RSVP (Rape and Sexual Violence Project)

We offer help called advocacy if you are between 5 and 18 and have reported to the police. Our trained staff are called advocates and...

Advocacy

Community Mental Health Advocacy

By POhWER Advocacy

This service is for people who live in Birmingham and are accessing adult mental health services from mental health teams and organisations. This service is...

Advocacy,Managing your money,COVID-19 Support

FINANCIAL ADVICE: Ladywood Community Advice

By Karis Neighbour Scheme

Benefits advice and advocacy. We are currently giving support by telephone only (subject to capacity).
Please call 0121 455 5070.

Email: Bram.Scott@karisneighbourscheme.org
Daniel.bains@karisneighbourscheme.org (over 50s...

Advocacy

Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy (IMCA)

By POhWER Advocacy

Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy (IMCA), including Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS) and Relevant Person's Paid Representative Service (RPPR) which is a statutory advocacy service to...

Advocacy

Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy (IMCA)

By Advocacy Matters

Referrals for this service are from local authority or medical professionals.

Advocacy

Issue Based Advocacy

By NYAS

Our skilled and qualified advocates help children, young people and vulnerable adults with the difficulties they face to resolve the issues concerning them. This is...

Advocacy,Support for victims,LGBT Focused Services,COVID-19 Support

LGBT DOMESTIC ABUSE SUPPORT: Domestic Violence Service

By Birmingham LGBT

COVID-19 UPDATE: Our Domestic Violence service is still operational but all support offered will now be telephone-based or through Zoom video conferencing. To make a...

Advice and guidance,Advocacy,Counselling and listening,LGBT Focused Services,COVID-19 Support

LGBT: Wellbeing Support

By Birmingham LGBT

Our Wellbeing Support service is still available during the partial lockdown. For general practical and emotional support we can still offer telephone or virtual support...

Advocacy

Mental Health

By BID Services

We have experience with diverse populations and specialist groups, including Deaf and hard of hearing, BME, LGBT, older adults, child and adolescent, eating disorders, mother and baby units (mental health) and we also have advocates who are IMHA and IMCA trained.

Advocacy

Mental Health Advocacy

By NYAS

This is one of our specialist areas. We have a growing number of advocacy services within inpatient settings including forensic settings. This is often a...

Advocacy

Residential Visiting Advocacy

By NYAS

NYAS advocates will visit children’s homes (including secure homes) and inpatient settings on a regular basis to provide a rights based service and will act...

Advocacy

Rights based/Non-instructed Advocacy

By NYAS

Where children young people or vulnerable adults are disabled we may adopt a ‘rights based’ approach to advocacy which ensures that their basic rights are...

Advocacy

Support and Advocacy services

By Allies Network

Support and Advocacy Services
Allies Network is well known for its Advocacy and Advisory sessions, which are available from Monday – Wednesday from 10:00am –...

Addiction support,Advice and guidance,Advocacy,Home care and support,Housing advice & support,Transport,Employment, Education and Training,Immigration advice and support,Counselling and listening,Loss, breakdown and bereavement,Carers support,Family support,Support for victims,Managing your money,Emergency Provisions,Health Advice and Guidance,COVID-19 Support

SUPPORT FOR WOMEN: Anawim Drop In Support & Food Parcel Deliveries

By Anawim - Women Working Together

During the current pandemic, the drop in is running daily from 10am - 2pm. Our drop-in workers can provide support with a range of needs...

Addiction support,Advice and guidance,Advocacy,Housing advice & support,Outreach,Social Activities,Employment, Education and Training,Counselling and listening,Loss, breakdown and bereavement,Family support,Support for victims,Managing your money,Emergency Provisions,COVID-19 Support

SUPPORT FOR WOMEN: Anawim Women Working Together Services

By Anawim - Women Working Together

Anawim is a voluntary sector organisation based in Birmingham which provides support services to women and their children at its Centre in Balsall Heath and...

Advocacy

Walsall Care Act Advocacy

By Advocacy Matters

Referrals only via professionals, i.e. social workers, health professionals.