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Lloyds Bank Foundation to Fund our Voices and Choices Project

We are delighted to announce that the Lloyds Bank Foundation for England and Wales have approved our grant application to fund our Voices and Choices Project for the next three years. This project will provide independent advocacy support for older people with long-term…

Celebrating 25 Years of Providing Advocacy Throughout Sandwell

Sandwell Advocacy has been providing advocacy support to vulnerable and excluded members of our community for the past 25 years.  We feel that this is something worth celebrating so plans are now well underway to do just that! We are asking users/beneficiaries (old…

2018 Annual General Meeting

Details of Sandwell Advocacy’s 2018 Annual General Meeting are as follows: Date: Thursday 29th November 2018 Venue: 28 Wood Street, Tipton, DY4 9BQ Time: 6.30pm Register your attendance: 0121 520 8070

Sandwell Advocacy Has a New Mission Statement

After a number of months consulting with trustees, staff, volunteers and users we now have a new Mission Statement: ‘Sandwell Advocacy provides independent advocacy throughout Sandwell, promoting rights, voice and empowerment’

Our Caring Cooks Project Receives People’s Postcode Trust Funding

We are delighted to announce that we have recently been awarded funding from the People’s Postcode Trust, a grant-giving charity funded entirely by players of People’s Postcode Lottery. We have received a total of £14, 475 which will fund our ‘Caring Cooks’ project…

We are recruiting trustees!

Sandwell Advocacy is keen to hear from anybody who might be interested in joining our management team as a trustee.  This is a voluntary position but all agreed out of pocket expenses will be provided.  Our management trustees meet around every six weeks…

Volunteers Week Event

Volunteers’ Week is an annual event taking place between the 1st and 7th June.  This is an opportunity for organisations who involve volunteers to recognise and reward their dedication and commitment. Sandwell Advocacy has been founded on the commitment of volunteers from the…

Villa Park to Wembley Fundraising Cycle Ride

Our good friend and supporter Michael Huggins will be cycling down to Wembley Stadium on Saturday 26th May 2018 from Villa Park as Aston Villa take on Fulham FC in the Championship Play-Off final. We are really pleased that he is using this…

Cadbury’s Volunteers Arrive at our Offices for the Sandwell Advocacy Big Build 2018!

Over the cause of 2nd May – 4th May a team of volunteers from Cadbury’s (Mondalez International), along with our own staff, volunteers and trustees were on site giving our offices a much needed revamp.  The difference that everyone has made has been…


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