Advocacy Services of South Florida
“…. was unable to voice my concerns for so long. It was such a relief to finally be able to talk about my issues and fears with a trusted person.” – Alexis, Florida
Mental health concerns may be quite difficult to deal with especially if you have no one to turn to for support or advice. People going through emotional and psychological issues may encounter ignorance or prejudice. Advocacy services Florida lends you a patient ear, supports you to make you feel safe and secure and helps you with care providers and crisis management. We follow best practices in advocacy services to enable you to:
- Understand your rights
- Find and understand relevant information
- Explore treatment options
- Help you to make appropriate choices
We involve the community as part of our commitment to improve the state of mental health in Florida. Community advocacy also helps patients to cope with situations they may come across in their daily life. Get your friends and family or any other people you trust above the age of 18, to advocate for you, help you with support and care and accompany you for therapist visits. Mental illness may at times make it hard for a person to stand up for themselves and be listened to. Florida advocacy services are the people who not only take you seriously but also take your voice to the right people.