Tower HamletsLondon > London IHCAS > Tower Hamlets Since we have been providing the service in Tower Hamlets, we have supported lots of individuals with a huge variety of needs. The feedback that we receive is overwhelmingly positive. This piece of feedback came directly from the client: "You were really helpful. You listened to what I had to say. You communicated it perfectly to the doctors and they took on board what I said. That helped me to not be sectioned again." We offer the following services in Tower Hamlets: Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy (IMCA), including Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS) Independent Mental Health Advocacy (IMHA) Community Mental Health Advocacy (CMHA) Advocacy under the Care Act for service users that have a mental health diagnosis. (Please note that for service users with a diagnosis of Dementia – all referrals will go to Real. Independent Health Complaints Advocacy for people who wish to make a complaint about treatment provided under the NHS. For more information about how our Independent Health Complaints Advocacy Service can help you please see our London Independent Health Complaints Advocacy Service page. How do I get support from an advocate? To make a referral to the advocacy services in Tower Hamlets, you can download the forms below: Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy (IMCA) referral form Independent Mental Health Advocacy (IMHA) referral form Community Advocacy (including the Care Act) referral form If you are not sure whether you can get an advocate, or for more information, advice and support in your area, you can contact us on 0300 456 2370 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. To make a referral to the Independent Health Complaints Advocacy service in Tower Hamlets, you can download the form below: NHS Complaints Advocacy referral form If you are not sure whether you can get an independent health complaints advocate, or for more information, advice and support in your area, you can contact us on 0203 553 5960 or email email@example.com. Local Resources Download the Tower Hamlets IMCA leaflet (pdf) Download the Tower Hamlets IMHA leaflet (pdf) Download the London Independent Health Complaints Advocacy Service leaflet (pdf) POhWER to work closely with Raid to offer a service to all patients at the Royal London Hospital. A meeting recently took place with Melanie King, RAID to discuss how we ensure that advocacy reaches all mental health patients at Royal London Hospital, including POhWER information in the RAID leaflet. We have now provided details of the POhWER Advocacy service which has been included in their leaflets, our referral details have been shared with the teams and we have plans to have a much stronger presence in these wards.