People First Bridgend provides advocates for adults with learning disabilities and autism.

Advocacy means standing up for a cause

like equal rights.

There are different types of advocacy.

 

This is how People First Bridgend advocates for people:

Self-advocacy means using your voice to tell others what you want without help from an advocate.

Independent Advocacy means using an advocate to help you tell others what you want.

Awareness Training means teaching people who don't have disabilities what its like to be disabled.

Easy Read means making information easier for people with learning disabilities to understand.