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


POhWER was invited by Healthwatch Leicester City to visit EAVA FM on Tuesday 27th September to talk about NHS Complaints.Read more

POhWER welcomes Mark Lister

POhWER are pleased to announce the arrival of Mark Lister as our new Chief Executive (CE).Read more

Thank you to Korn Damrongwisetpanit for raising money for POhWER

We are proud to announce that one of our Birmingham volunteers Korn Damrongwisetpanit successfully completed a 192 mile walk in 14 days for POhWER and has raised £390!Read more

Future plans for Nottinghamshire Advocacy

From 1st October, POhWER will be building on its success delivering advocacy services over the last five years by introducing an ambitious new advocacy plan.Read more

Your Voice Your Choice - The Future of Advocacy Event

On 15th March 2016, the POhWER Nottingham team held the 'Future of Advocacy' event...Read more