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Welcome Becky!

Jun 21, 2024

We are pleased to announce that Becky Daykin is working full time as Advocacy Manager with responsibility for managing both generic and statutory advocacy services.

Becky is a highly qualified and experienced advocate in: Generic/Community Advocacy,  Care Act Advocacy, Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy (IMCA), Independent Mental Health Advocacy (IMHA) and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS).

We can provide Community Advocacy for all deaf women living in Derby, Derbyshire, Nottingham and Nottinghamshire free of charge.

We can support with:

  • Housing/tenancy issues
  • Benefits appointments, appeals and tribunals
  • Problems with Health or Social Care Services
  • Issues at work or in education
  • Family disputes
  • Discrimination
  • Access to Information

And more!

If you need help with asserting yourself and getting your wishes heard or make a referral, please contact advocacy@deafi

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