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SNAP Cymru

Opening Times

Description

Up to the age of 18 yrs in care of NHS Leaving care Looked after With a disability Excluded from school Asylum seekers or refugees or unaccompanied minors In refuge due to homeless status Homeless or in unsatisfactory accommodation In the youth justice system Young carers Have been or are at risk of being abused or neglected School aged mothers Mental health issues SEN Away from home (in residential accommodation, schools, secure units and custodial settings or independent hospitals)

Voices from Care

Opening Times

Monday - Friday 9:00 - 17:00

Description

This service provides advice, support and advocacy support to looked after children and care leavers.

Diabetes UK Advocacy Service

Opening Times

9am > 3pm

Description

This service provides advocacy to people with diabetes as well as friends, family and carers. Priority given to under 17s.

ABCD Cymru

Opening Times

Monday - Friday 10:00 - 15:00

Description

This service aims to supports and empower BME disabled children, young people and families in Wales. Black and minority ethnic children and young people (aged 0-25 yrs) with disabilities and chronic illnesses and their families are eligbible for the service.

Powys Advocacy for Children and Young People

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Description

All Children Looked After by Powys County Council All Care Leavers who are entitled to a Leaving Care Service under the Leaving Care Act 2002. (16-24) All children and young people who are considered at risk of significant harm where an Initial Child Protection conference has been convened and where their names remain on the Child Protection Register All children and young people who are receiving a service from Powys Children with Disabilities Services All children in need receiving a service from Powys County Council Children's Services when making or intending to make a complaint All children and young people who make a complaint, in respect of their service received from the Local Health Board All children who need support from the age of 11 years who have been excluded from school at Governors Disciplinary Committee meetings and Exclusion Appeals hearings Advocacy services to vulnerable groups of children/young people (asylum seekers/pregnant young women) will be provided through spot purchasing on a case by case basis by agreement with Powys County Council

Shelter Cymru

Opening Times

9.30am - 4.30pm

Description

This service provides independent specialist advice, advocacy and legal representation for anyone with housing problems.