Non Instructed Advocacy

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Non-instructed advocacy is taking affirmative action with or on behalf of a person who is unable to instruct an advocate due to issues of capacity eg. comprehension or communication issues. The non-instructed advocate seeks to uphold the person's rights; ensure fair and equal treatment and access to services; and make certain that decisions are taken with due consideration for all relevant factors which must include the person's unique preferenecs and perspectives.

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Thursday, 15 February 2018 - 10:00am to 4:00pm