Scottish Independent Advocacy Alliance

London House
20-22 East London Street
Edinburgh
EH7 4BQ

Tel: 0131 556 6443

Web: www.siaa.org.uk

The Scottish Independent Advocacy Alliance (SIAA) is devoted to the promotion, support and defence of independent advocacy in Scotland. It is a membership organisation that has the overall aim of ensuring that independent advocacy is available to any vulnerable person in Scotland.

Its functions include:

  • Providing information and support to the membership, who are made up of local independent and non-independent advocacy organisations, voluntary sector organisations, statutory agencies and other interested parties.
  • Working as a central agency to gather and distribute information.
  • Representing advocacy organisations at various levels.
  • Raising awareness and understanding of independent advocacy across Scotland.
  • Ensuring that the independent advocacy movement's 'voice' is heard at a national level to influence current and future practice and policy.
  • Providing training on independent advocacy and related issues.

Last updated on 13/12/2013

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