Welcome to Advonet

Welcome to Advonet, an organisation which exists to support and promote independent advocacy in Leeds and the surrounding area.
Advonet is a consortium of advocacy providers who provide free, independent and confidential services.

“Advocacy is taking action to help people say what they want, secure their rights, represent their interests and obtain services they need. Advocates and advocacy schemes work in partnership with the people they support and take their side”
Quality standards for advocacy schemes, Action for Advocacy

Our services include:

  • Supporting providers of advocacy in Leeds
  • Help for those seeking advocacy in Leeds
  • Information and resources on a range of related topics
  • Specially tailored training courses

What is Advocacy?

Watch our video on what advocacy is, and the various organisations which offer advocacy support in the Leeds area.

Our Core Members