Recently , True Voice has been on looking at issues of advocacy commissioning as part of a wider project by Inclusion North around advocacy after Winterbourne View.
Commissioning for Control is designed to support advocacy commissioners. It gives a overview of some of the why, what and how of commissioning effective advocacy. It also looks at how independent advocacy fits into the wider spectrum of rights focused relationships.
If you feel you need more support after reading the document, or want to explore other ways of strengthening people’s voices, please get in touch. To read more about Inclusion North’s Advocacy Project, please go to their webpage or see the “Who Cares” report below.