Advocacy 2018-03-22T15:49:58+00:00

Advocacy

We now provide the statutory Advocacy Service for the City of Manchester

This Includes

IMCA – Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy (including DOLS)

IMHA – Independent Mental Health Advocacy.

CAA – Care Act Advocacy.

IHCA – Independent Health Complaints Advocacy.

For further information see our website (link below) or for general enquiries please call on 0161 214 3904 or email advocacy@gaddum.co.uk

www.manchesteradvocacyhub.co.uk

The Welfare Benefits and Money Advice service supports vulnerable adults in Manchester with issues including benefit checks, applying for benefits and challenging benefit decisions, helping people prioritise and manage their debts, supporting people with grant applications, supporting people who have problems with their utilities and signposting to other relevant organisations. An advice worker can visit people in the community, at home or other locations. The service is funded by United Utilities Trust fund and is free and confidential.

Referral forms can be downloaded below and sent to welfareadvice@gaddum.co.uk or please call 0161 214 3904 for further advice and information.
Referral Form- Welfare benefits

Please note: the Welfare Benefits and Money Advice service is not currently able to represent people at court, for example at benefit appeal tribunals or debt hearings

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