Independent Advocacy North Tyneside

Independent Advocacy North Tyneside

Charity information

Independent Advocacy North Tyneside

IANT provides advocacy services to people with a disability, mental health issue and older people. This enables individuals to express their views, communicate their choices, access services and participate in decision making.

Founded 1995

  • Mission statement

    “To enable the voices of vulnerable people in North Tyneside to be heard through the provision of a range of independent advocacy services, tailored to the needs of individuals. ”

  • Aims

    Independent Advocacy North Tyneside aims to:

    • To provide issue-based case advocacy to people with a physical and/or learning disability, mental health issue, acquired brain injury, older people and people from BME communities.
    • To develop and support long-term citizen case advocacy partnerships between volunteers and vulnerable adults.
    • To facilitate Self Advocacy Groups for people with disabilities to encourage and develop their self advocacy skills.
  • Overview

    Established: October 1995

    Registered Charity Number: 1148607

    Board members: 8

    Full time staff: 5

    Part time staff: 8

    Volunteers: 30

    Phone number: 0191 2596662

    Address: 62 Howard Street North Shields Tyne and Wear NE30 1AF

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