About Advocacy

Everyone has a right to be treated as an individual and valued for who they are.

This means seeing someone as a person not a disability or condition.

  Everyone should have a say in their lives and have influence over how they live.

This means having choices, support and control to make decisions.

person with speech bubble Everyone should be able to experience independence in their lives.

This means having a chance to speak up about what they want in life.

 BCH cue cards Everyone should have equal opportunities in life and be treated with respect.

This means being included, not left out of things because of a disability or condition.

Advocacy supports rights for everyone.