Powys Advocacy Network (PAN)

Powys Advocacy Network was launched with the aim of promoting closer collaboration across organisations whose primary purpose is the delivery of an advocacy service or who provide a range of services including advocacy.  Network members provide information, advice and updates on what is happening in Advocacy across Powys, across all ages. 


The network is open to any third sector organisation based or operating in Powys who provides advocacy services including Mental Health Advocacy, Children’s Advocacy, Adults and Older Adults including advocacy services for people living with Learning Disabilities, Unpaid Carers and Dementia.

Minutes and Papers

You can read the notes/minutes from the previous meetings here

Useful links

Safeguarding information from the Social Care Wales website- https://socialcare.wales/hub/statutory-guidance

Age Cymru Golden Thread Advocacy Programme - useful downloadable documents- https://www.ageuk.org.uk/cymru/our-work/golden-thread-advocacy-programme/programme-documents/

Mental Capacity (Amendment) Act 2019   http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2019/18/contents/enacted

Social Services and Well-being (Wales) Act 2014 Part 10 Code of Practice (Advocacy)- https://gov.wales/sites/default/files/publications/2019-12/social-services-and--well-being-wales-act-2014-part-10-code-of-practice-advocacy.pdf

Carers UK- "Being Heard: a self-advocacy guide for carers" https://www.carersuk.org/wales/help-and-advice/self-advocacy-toolkit-wales#:~:text=The%20Carers%20Self%2DAdvocacy%20Toolkit,situation%20for%20carers%20in%20Wales.


Where to find us

Llandrindod Wells Office

Unit 30
Ddole Road Industrial Estate
Llandrindod Wells

01597 822 191

Newtown Office

Plas Dolerw
Milford Road
SY16 2EH

01686 626 220

Get in touch


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