Mental Health Advocacy Service

Eiriols Generic Mental Health Advocacy Service supports clients with mental health issues. Our advocates provide a free and confidential one-to-one service that can protect and promote the rights of their clients, and enables them to have their voices are heard. Our advocates can also empower clients to make informed decisions about their care and treatment by helping them to take more control over their lives .

Who can this service help?

This service can help adults aged 18+ in Carmarthenshire who suffer with mental health problems. Our clients often need help to understand their care and treatment or to access other specialist services . Eiriols advocates can support clients in meetings or appointments, help with writing letters or making phone calls. They can also help build confidence and empower clients to make decisions, making a positive effect on their future lives.

164 Clients Helped in 2015

What our Mental Health Advocacy clients say:

Thanks to the work of our advocate we now live in a more suitable and lovely home

I cannot praise the service I have experienced enough. I would highly recommend it to others in need and in fact have already done so

The service I have received from you was number one, have no negative comments, wouldn’t have known what to do if you hadn’t helped me

Carers Advocacy Service

Our Carers’ Advocacy Service works one-to-one with carers who support someone with mental health issues. It specifically supports carers to be involved in care planning, and informs them of their rights as carers as well as providing help to access other appropriate services, make pone calls and write letters.

How can Advocacy Help?

Advocacy services enable people to get their voice heard and their wishes respected. Eiriols advocates can help you do this by supporting you to find other specialist services, helping you make telephone calls, write letters or make complaints. They can also support you at meetings or appointments. Eiriol also promotes self-advocacy, helping you develop strategies and confidence to manage effectively.

Eiriols advocacy service is open to everyone is Carmarthenshire who suffers with a mental health issue, and also to those who care for people with a mental health issue

Contact Eiriol

Want to find out more about our mental health generic advocacy service to see if it could help you? You can contact us on 01267 231122 or use our contact form.

  • Based in Carmarthen with drop-ins at Llanelli and Newcastle Emlyn
  • A wide range of advocacy services for people with mental health issues
  • A free and confidential service, available to anyone who lives in Carmarthenshire
  • Friendly, professional advocates who can support you to get your voice heard
  • We can help by finding other services supporting you at meetings, helping with letters and phone calls.