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Advocacy Service

n-compass provides free, independent and high quality advocacy across the North West using a strength based approach, aiming to achieve sustainable change for individuals utilising our service.

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n-compass is a highly experienced provider of advocacy services. We have been at the forefront of person centred and strength based statutory and non statutory advocacy provision since 1999. We are committed to placing your needs at the heart of the work we do, the main aim is to deliver excellence by building individual resilience and integrating advocacy as best practice within Health and Social Care.


Our services are delivered in line with the National Advocacy Code of Practice and we hold the National Advocacy Quality Performance Mark which evidences our services are of a high quality and delivered in line with national best practice. To find out more about the code of practice and quality performance mark visit:

The Team

Our services are delivered by Multi Specialist Advocates who are trained and qualified in all forms of advocacy to ensure continuity and quality of care. Multi specialist advocates support you to understand and exercise your rights in relation to accessing and dealing with Health and Social Care services to ensure your voice is heard and your rights are protected. The service is free and confidential, working independently from the local authority and health and social care professionals and so you can be confident our main focus is to represent you, your views and wishes.

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"You have been extremely kind, patient and very understanding... without your support I wouldn't got where I need to be."

Surai, Preston

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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."

Betty, Fylde

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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."

Kylie, Lancaster

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"Throughout the whole process, your were helpful and caring, which made the situation so much better for me and my family."

Margaret, Blackpool

  • Children & Young People Award
  • Advocacy QPM
  • Investor in People Silver
  • Living Wage Employer