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Category Archives: Advocacy

Community Advocacy Drop-In Dates

Your chance to find out more about our advocacy services and how we may be able to assist you. Dates and times for April to June 2017 can be found by clicking the image below. Advertisements

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Advocacy attends TAASC Event

On Thursday 9th March our Advocacy Team attended a TAASC event. This was a chance for people to hear about the adult care services being provided in Croydon and to help develop services by sharing your ideas and experiences with the decision-makers. Advocacy provided a stand at the event to offer information on our service …

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Christmas and New Year Service Times

Active Minds will be closed from Friday 23rd December 2016 until Tuesday 3rd January 2017. If you have been referred to Active Minds please be aware some activities will have longer breaks over the Christmas period. Please do contact Active Minds team on 020 82538208 or email activeminds@mindincroydon.org.uk for individual group running information  Advocacy Mind in Croydon Advocacy …

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Advocacy Service now providing Care Act Advocacy and Relevant Person’s Representative Service

Care Act Advocacy Mind in Croydon now provide Care Act Advocacy to Croydon residents. This is where a person has ‘substantial difficulty’  and no-one appropriate to represent them. Care Act Advocacy will be provided around needs assessments, the creation and review of care plans  and safeguarding enquiries. Referrals should be made by the local authority. …

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Job Vacancy – Advocacy Service Manager

We are recruiting for an Advocacy Service Manager. If you, or anyone you know, are interested in applying please visit http://www.mindincroydon.org.uk/jobs.asp for more information and application forms.

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Advocacy Service Drop-In Dates

Your chance to find out more about our advocacy services and how we may be able to assist you. Dates and times can be found by clicking the image below. For more details about the Advocacy Service please click here.

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Mind in Croydon featured in the Community Care Magazine

Mind in Croydon Parenting Advocacy Service, “A right to know, A right to be involved” has been featured in the Community Care Magazine titled ‘Care proceedings can be distressing for parents. My job is to get their voices heard’ Read the article here.

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Advocacy Drop In’s on hold until 31st July 2015

Due to a demand in the advocacy service we are unable to provide the Advocacy Drop-ins up until 31/7/15. This situation will be reviewed at the end of July. Anyone wishing to access the advocacy service during this period may do so by contacting advocacy and making a referral through the same process via general …

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Care Minister Praises Mind in Croydon

NDti Press Release Mind in Croydon advocacy services has been awarded the new Advocacy Quality Performance Mark (QPM) from the National Development Team for Inclusion (NDTi). The QPM is the UK’s only independent quality performance mark for organisations offering independent advocacy; an essential service for people who need support to express their needs and preferences. …

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Mind in Croydon gains new Advocacy Performance Mark (QPM)

Mind in Croydon Advocacy services has been awarded the new Advocacy Quality Performance Mark (QPM) from the National Development Team for Inclusion (NDTi). The QPM is the UK’s only independent quality performance mark for organisations offering independent advocacy; an essential service for people who need support to express their needs and preferences. To gain the …

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