Speaking up for others course: 2pm 1 June 2021

Many of us find ourselves in situations where we need to support people in expressing themselves or speaking out. This Zoom event will explore how we can do this more effectively and some of the barriers that we might face. It will be of interest to anyone that is concerned about equality and building more … Continued

Why independent advocacy makes such a difference to older people

One of the reasons why independent advocacy for older people is so very important is simply to do with how quickly we are able to process information as we age. Just as many of us can’t run as fast as we did when we were 25, our brain cannot process complex information at the same … Continued

Breast Cancer Surgery Priorities

It’s not an easy subject to talk about, but sadly many of us will know someone who has had the difficult diagnosis of breast cancer. But the Association of Breast Surgery are contributing as partners on the initiative along with others such as Breast Cancer Now and Independent Cancer Patients’ Voice. They are looking to … Continued