Autism Awareness Week

April 1st - 7th is Autism Awareness Week. Find out how POhWER support people with autism. Read more

World Bipolar Day 2019

30th March is World Bipolar Day. POhWER support people with Bipolar disorder to speak up for themselves and have a voice. Read more

Nutrition and Hydration Week

The 11th to the 17th of March is Nutrition and Hydration Week. Read more

Mental Capacity Amendment Bill

This Bill proposes amendments to the protections available to safeguard our most vulnerable clients, including those with advanced dementia, severe learning disability, mental ill-health or brain injury. Read more

POhWER and NYAS partnership awarded UK-wide advocacy contract

We are delighted to announce that POhWER, in a partnership with NYAS, has been awarded a UK-wide advocacy contract with The Priory Group commencing in February 2019. Read more

Independent Review of the Mental Health Act final report

On 6 December the Independent Review of the Mental Health Act published its final report. Read more

Vintage Coffee Morning in Aston

An amazingly well organised vintage coffee morning took place to raise money for POhWER in Aston Village Hall Stevenage on 2nd November. Read more

EmPOhWER Nottingham event

EmPOhWER Nottingham: empowering people through advocacy’ event was held at the Pearson centre in Beeston on 19th October. Read more

Shout About It 2018 Hertfordshire

The fifth annual Shout About It event took place on 18th October and was a big success. Read more

X Runner Wild Warrior obstacle course

Nick Murphy, Community Manager & Mrs Murphy took on the X Runner Wild Warrior obstacle course to raise funds for POhWER Read more