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Carers Rights… to Advocacy

Carers Rights Day focusses us all on ensuring you know what your rights are as a carer. Today, we want to help you understand your rights to advocacy.

Advocacy is about making sure that you have a voice. Advocates can help carers to understand your rights and what help is out there. If things are really tough, for example during periods of ill-health or because of disability, we can provide one to one support to make sure that your voice is heard.

Advocates can support you through a range of situations you find yourself in as a carer.

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‘SPEAK OUT ONLINE’ AND TINDER ‘GET ONLINE WEEK’

This week the UK’s biggest digital inclusion campaign, Get Online Week, celebrates its 10th birthday. VoiceAbility will help raise awareness of the need for digital skills for people with learning disabilities and the wider public by partnering with The Tinder Foundation to join the digital conversation by promoting the ‘Speak Out Online’ project. 

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