CAPS are looking for people willing to use personal experiences of Psychosis to work as part of a Collective Advocacy Project , to raise awareness, challenge stigma and promote changes in attitudes and services
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.
You will need personal lived experience of living with Psychosis, & be willing use your experience to work as part of a team to fight against stigma and campaign for change. Meetings usually take place every six weeks (depending on availability of participants)
CAPS have a dedicated volunteer coordinator to provide training & mentoring for volunteers.
Flexibility & Commitment
School Holidays;Term Time
To be discussed.
EH3 9DR and various locations across the Lothians
Travel expenses provided.
- Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet