Publications

Independent Advocacy for older people (2010)

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Independent Advocacy: an Evaluation Framework (2010)

This document sets out a framework for evaluating advocacy practice. Advocacy organisations are encouraged to measure their practice using the self-evaluation tool. (Zipped folder)

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Independent Advocacy: a Guide for Commissioners (2010)

This Guide reviews and updates the original guidance published in 2000 by the Scottish Executive. A further update to this guidance has been published by the Scottish Government in 2013.

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A review of literature relating to independent advocacy and survivors of stroke (2010)

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Elder Abuse Advocacy Guidelines (2009)

A companion guide to the Code of Practice. It details issues that an independent advocate might encounter when working with an older person experiencing abuse.

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Non-Instructed Advocacy Guidelines (2009)

This is a companion guide to the Code of Practice. It details why and how advocates and organisations can advocate for someone who lacks the capacity to instruct the advocate.

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