We provide services in 7 local authorities in the West Midlands helping people who need to get their voices heard. Here you can find out which services we provide in your area.

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

Birmingham Advocacy Hub

POhWER provides the Birmingham Advocacy Hub in partnership with Advocacy Matters, East Birmingham Collective and deafPLUS. We deliver a range of statutory and non-statutory advocacy services.

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Dudley

POhWER provides the NHS Complaints Advocacy service in Dudley. If you are unhappy with treatment you have received from the NHS POhWER Advocates can help you to make your complaint.

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Sandwell

In Sandwell, we provide advocacy services to those who are affected by mental health issues or those who lack capacity in making important decisions. In addition POhWER also provides NHS Complaints Advocacy and Community Advocacy including Advocacy under the Care Act.

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Shropshire

In Shropshire, we provide 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.

Telford and Wrekin

In Telford and Wrekin, POhWER provides Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy, including Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards service to support vulnerable people who lack capacity and need to make important decisions. In addition, POhWER also provides the Direct Payments Support Service.

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Walsall

In Walsall, POhWER provides advocacy services to those who are affected by mental health issues or those who lack capacity in making important decisions. In addition POhWER also provides NHS Complaints Advocacy for people who wish to make a complaint about reatment provided under the NHS.

Sandwell, Wolverhampton and Walsall IMHA leaflet.

Wolverhampton

In Wolverhampton, POhWER provides advocacy services to those who are affected by mental health issues or those who lack capacity in making important decisions. If you are a Mental Health service user and you feel that your voice is not being heard we are here to support you. If you are a professional who is supporting someone who lacks capacity, you can refer to us for help.