S.W.A.N is a confidential, free, independent advocacy service for adults who live in the Salisbury District.
"Advocacy is taking action to help people to say what they want, secure their rights, represent their interests and obtain services they need. Advocates and advocacy schemes work in partnership with the people they support and take their side. Advocacy promotes social inclusion, equality and social Justice.”
The Advocacy Charter, 2002.
Advocacy is about people having a voice and being listened to. Advocacy means supporting someone in expressing their views and feelings about their situation