Welcome to our Southern England page. We provide services across eleven boroughs of Southern England that help people who need to get their voices heard. Here you can find the latest information on what’s happening in your local area.

If you cannot find your local area listed below, this maybe because we currently do not provide service in the local area. However, you can call our advisers on 0300 456 2370 to find out who can help you.

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East Sussex

In East Sussex POhWER provides a range of advocacy services as follows, Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy, including Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards and Relevant Paid Persons Representative, Independent Mental Health Advocacy, including Community Mental Health Advocacy, Advocacy under the Care Act, Children’s Advocacy and Independent Community Advocacy, including Learning Disability.

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Reading

In Reading, POhWER provides the Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy, including Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards service to support vulnerable people who lack capacity and need to make important decisions but have no representatives as defined under the Mental Capacity Act 2005.

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West Berkshire

In West Berkshire, POhWER provides the Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy, including Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards service to support vulnerable people who lack capacity and need to make important decisions but have no representatives as defined under the Mental Capacity Act 2005.

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Wokingham

In Wokingham, POhWER provides the Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy, including Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards service to support vulnerable people who lack capacity and need to make important decisions but have no representatives as defined under the Mental Capacity Act 2005.

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Brighton and Hove

In Brighton and Hove, POhWER provides Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy, including Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards and Relevant Paid Person Representative service to support vulnerable people who lack capacity and need to make important decisions but have no representatives as defined under the Mental Capacity Act 2005.

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Medway

POhWER provides advocacy services to those who are affected by Mental Health issues in the Medway area.  If you are a Mental Health service user and you feel that your voice is not being heard we are here to support you.

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Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead

In the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead, POhWER provides the Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy, including Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards service to support vulnerable people who lack capacity and need to make important decisions but have no representatives as defined under the Mental Capacity Act 2005.

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West Sussex

In West Sussex, POhWER provides Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy, including Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards and Relevant Paid Person Representative service to support vulnerable people who lack capacity and need to make important decisions but have no representatives as defined under the Mental Capacity Act 2005.