Blackpool Children & Young Person’s Advocacy

 A Children & Young Person’s Advocate works with you when Children’s Social Care is involved in your life.

A Children and Young Person’s Advocate stands up for your rights by getting to know you and what you want.

A Children and Young Person’s Advocate empowers you to have your voice heard.

Am I eligible?…

Are you aged 0-18?

Are you aged 16-25 & a care leaver?

Do you have a Social Worker?

Do you feel you are not listened to?

You are entitled to a  Children and Young Person’s Advocate

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Meet The Team

Amanda Reddy

Amanda Reddy

Children's Advocate

Greg Paul

Greg Paul

Children's Advocate

Kayleigh Bland

Kayleigh Bland

Youth Engagement Apprentice Children's Advocacy

UN Convention on the Rights of the Child – Article 12 : 

You have the right to be listened to and taken seriously

Who can make a referral?



Other Family Members

Social Workers

Independent Reviewing Officers (IRO)

Foster Carers

School Teachers

Key Workers


Health Professionals

Advocates support you to…

Have your voice heard

Secure your rights

Speak up about what’s important to you

Make a complaint about your care

Contact us today

Tel: 0300 323 0251


Text: 60777 starting with the code DMFCQ followed by your message 

 Alternatively, fill out the form below and a member of our team will be in touch shortly

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