Support for children aged 0-25 with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities


An advocate is someone who helps people to make decisions. They are trained to support people to understand situations, based on what's important to the person they are an advocate for.

There are links to advocacy websites and local services on this page.

What is advocacy videos

The what is advocacy video explains what advocacy means and how it might be helpful for young people and families.

There is also a video about advocacy using British Sign Language (BSL).

Local advocacy groups
Mental capacity and mental capacity advocates
Useful Websites