For help and support call us on 03450 138 208 or email:

Charity registration number: 1128809

Blackburn with Darwen Advocacy Hub

Welcome to the Blackburn and Darwen Advocacy Hub. The Blackburn Advocacy Hub is the single point of contact for all advocacy support available in Blackburn with Darwen. To access the service:

Telephone: 03300 022200

Or complete the referral form and email to:

Click here for the Referral Form

Self Help Guides
  • Making a complaint to adult social care

  • Child protection

  • Your rights as an informal patient

  • NHS health compliants information


The British Institution of Human Rights (BIHR) translate what human rights laws means for you in your everyday lives, public sector workers or charities and community groups. Check out some of their practical, plain language guides and factsheets which are free to download here.


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n-compass provides excellent patient focused Advocacy and respects the patient’s rights and views.”

St. Helens Professional

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"Thank you so much, this has given me so much confidence and I feel now that I will get the sort of treatment I need, in the way I need it to be."

Fylde Service User

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"Thank you for your support... I now feel strong enough to make my own decisions and my aim is to continue to act independently with other areas of my life."

Lancaster Service User

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"Your input was superb, exactly what I needed; an independent person to help me to question and comment and move things forward."

Blackburn with Darwen Service User

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