Advocacy Awareness Week 2020

For Advocacy Awareness week, we have been reaching out to members of the advocacy community to hear from them first-hand about; what they do, what it means to them, and what advocacy delivers for the people that they work with. This is Juanita Williams, an Independent Advocate @SandwellAdvocacy. She works with young carers, those struggling … Continued

Protection or prison? Life in a care home during Covid

    Here in her own words is the daughter of Maggie Wright, who has been subjected to isolation in her care home, supposedly for her own protection for many months. “My mum Maggie has been living in nursing/residential care homes for 16 years now since she was aged 60. She has three children and … Continued