West Sussex

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POhWER has been working in West Sussex since 2010. Great news due to the success of the service we have been asked to deliver our IMCA and RPPR until March 2018.

We offer the following services in West Sussex:

  • Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy service (IMCA), including Depprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS) and Relevant Person's Paid Representative Services (RPPR)

How do I get support from an advocate?

To make a referral to the advocacy services in West Sussex, 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, you can contact us on 0300 456 2370 or email [email protected].


Local Resources


Read Joanne's story

Joanne is a 41 year old woman with a diagnosis of Huntingdon’s disease. She has two young teenage children who live in the local area with her ex-partner. Joanne was referred for Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy (IMCA) due to a change of accommodation decision, but was moved a day later before an advocate could get involved.

Read Joanne's story here