Dementia-friendly film season comes to Hitchin

A season of dementia-friendly film screenings is coming to Hitchin, thanks to funding from the National Lottery Film Audience Network (FAN). Hitchin Film, in conjunction with advocacy charity POhWER, will host the screenings in the Studio at the Market Theatre on Sun Street.Read more

Would you like to help shape the future of advocacy in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire?

Recruitment for the Nottingham and Nottinghamshire Stakeholder Reference Group is now underway.Read more

POhWER and partners will continue providing services in Norfolk

We are pleased to announce that we have retained our contracts with Norfolk and will continue to provide all statutory advocacy in the county until at least 2020.Read more

Hertfordshire Christmas Celebration Day 2016

Tuesday 13th December saw the POhWER Local members in Hertfordshire celebrating their achievements of the year with a Christmas party. Read on for more details about the event.Read more

Foodbank donation

The Hertfordshire office has collected for the local Foodbank again this year...Read more

POhWER AGM 2016 Summary

Thursday 17th November saw our 2016 AGM take place at the Forum in Stevenage. Read on for more details about the day.Read more

Carers Rights Day - Islington

Islington Carers Hub managed by Age UK Islington held an event to provide information for carers within the Islington borough.Read more

The Hackney Big Do 2016

The annual Hackney Big Do took place on 26th October and was attended by service users who access learning disability services in the Hackney area.Read more

New Non-Statutory IMHA service available in Nottingham City

New Non-Statutory IMHA service available in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire is in place covering the three main hospitals in the area.Read more

IAASC welcomes Sen (Special education needs) volunteer

The POhWER IAASC team based in Birmingham are currently working in partnership with Calthorpe Vocational centre, they are a full time day provision centre that provides individualised learning experiences that develop key employability and supported living skills for students with moderate/severe and ASD needs.Read more