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Advocacy Promotion

CAPS are looking for a friendly and approachable individual to provide information on Advocacy Services
You will be offered the opportunity to promote CAPS Independent advocacy at events throughout the Lothians . CAPS also have an Infromation stall at the Information station Walpole Hall. The Information Station is a one stop shop acting as a source of support, information and sign posting

About CAPS Independent Advocacy

CAPS is an independent advocacy organisation for people who use or have used mental health services. We are completely independent from the people who fund us and those who provide other services to the people we work with. We provide individual and collective advocacy in East Lothian and Midlothian. We also host several experience-led projects across Lothian.

Experience Required

You will need good communication skills, a friendly and approachable manner & be willing to share information with people from different backgrounds. Lived experience of accessing mental health sevices is also important

Training Details

CAPS have a dedicated volunteer coordinator to provide training & mentoring for volunteers.

Flexibility & Commitment

School Holidays;Term Time;Flexible

Variable, average approximately 1 hour per week

Location/Travel Details

Edinburgh and various locations throughout the Lothians


Travel expenses reimbursed.

Accessibility Details

  • Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet