Forth Valley Advocacy

Type of service:

Social & Community Services – Services in the Community
Children & Family Support – Family Services
Children & Family Support – Social Inclusion
Information & Advice – Advocacy

Areas where this service is available:

  • Clackmannanshire – all areas
  • Stirling – all areas

Forth Valley Advocacy (FVA) provides free, Professional Independent Advocacy across Clackmannanshire, Falkirk and Stirling. We can support you to:- access information regarding your care and treatment and/or what services may be available to you; let you know what your rights are to allow you to make informed choices and decisions about issues which may affect your life; ensure your views and opinions are heard and respected; or signpost you on to a more suitable service if we are not able to support you with your issue.

We work with people over 16 who have:

  • A learning disability
  • A mental health problem
  • An acquired brain injury
  • Autism
  • Dementia

And also with people who are:

  • Over 65 years of age
  • Vulnerable and deemed at risk
  • Under 16 years of age subject to action under the Mental Health Act

  • Forth Valley Advocacy website

    Email: wendysharp@nhs.net

    1 The Bungalows
    Stirling Road
    Larbert
    FK5 4SD

    Tel: 01324 557 070