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What we've been up to

Advocacy Centre North is always busy.

Here's what we've been up to lately.

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Care Act Advocacy Outperforms Targets

24 July 2019

Independent Care Act Advocacy in Gateshead outperforms targets for referrals by 54%...

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Advocacy Quality Performance Mark

01 May 2019

Over the last six months we are delighted to have had the quality of our advocacy services recognised regionally and nationally....

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Northern Neurological Alliance donation

04 April 2019

We are very grateful to have received a donation from Northern Neurological Alliance...

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Hate Crime Advocacy service awarded further funding

03 April 2019

We are delighted to announce that our Hate Crime Advocacy service has been awarded funding for another 12 months by Northumbria Police & Crime Commissioner, after completing two successful years....

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Our new Health and Care Advocacy service has started

06 February 2019

Our new Health and Care Advocacy service started on 1 January 2019 ...

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I, Daniel Blake and Welfare Advocacy

09 January 2019

We were glad to see I, Daniel Blake shown on BBC2 on Saturday. It inspired our Welfare Advocacy Service which has supported 122 vulnerable people struggling to cope with austerity and the benefits changes. Many of their experiences are even worse than portrayed in the film. Evidence from our Welfare Advocacy Service indicates:...

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We were busy in 2017-18!

26 November 2018

Have a look at what we did in 2017-18.

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ACN wins Newcastle Gateshead CCG advocacy contract

21 November 2018

We are thrilled to have been selected by NHS Newcastle Gateshead Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) to provide community advocacy services for the next three years to people in marginalised groups such as BAME communities and people with mental health needs, learning disabilities and physical disabilities....

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Gateshead Statutory Advocacy contract extended

14 November 2018

We’re delighted that Gateshead Council has extended our contract to provide statutory advocacy for people in the Gateshead area for a further two years from April 2019 to March 2021....

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Winners of the Outstanding Service Award

31 October 2018

Winners of the Outstanding Service award at the National Advocacy Awards 2018...

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