Published: October 2014
Last updated: October 2022
The Care Act is a law that says every council must have an advocacy service for people who find it difficult to have a say in their care and services and do not have someone to help them with this.
Councils commission another organisation to run an advocacy service for them.
A full easy-read webpage will be provided again soon, but in the meantime, the easy read version is available to download as a pdf.