Brighton and Hove

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POhWER provides a range of statutory and non-statutory advocacy services to the residents of Brighton and Hove as part of the Sussex Advocacy Partnership. We work with Mind in Brighton and Hove, MindOut, Brighton & Hove Speak Out, Sussex Interpreting Services and Impact Advocacy.


The partnership offers the following statutory advocacy services in Brighton and Hove:

The partnership also offers Community Advocacy including:

  • Community Mental Health Advocacy, delivered by Mind in Brighton & Hove
  • LGBTQ and Trans Advocacy, delivered by MindOut
  • Community advocacy for people with learning disabilities and advocacy for parents with learning disabilities, delivered by Brighton & Hove Speak Out
  • Community advocacy for people with sensory, communication, cognitive or physical impairment and advocacy for people with autism and Asperger’s syndrome, delivered by Impact Advocacy
  • Bi-lingual advocacy for people whose first language isn’t English, delivered by Sussex Interpreting Services

How do I get support from an advocate?

To make a referral you can download the forms below:

If you are not sure whether you can get an advocate, or for more information, advice and support in your area, please contact us on 0300 456 2370 or email [email protected]. For enquiries about the IMHA service you are able to contact Mind in Brighton & Hove directly by calling 01273 66 69 50 or visiting

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