Advocacy is good to support me, like at my 72 hour meeting, to make sure my voice is heard.
Additional information about this standard
Illustrative links to the Health and Social Care Standards
1.2 My human rights are protected and promoted and I experience no discrimination.
1.3 If my independence, control and choice are restricted, this complies with relevant legislation and any restrictions are justified, kept to a minimum and carried out sensitively.
1.9 I am recognised as an expert in my own experiences, needs and wishes.
2.1 I can control my own care and support if this is what I want.
2.4 I am supported to use independent advocacy if I want or need this
2.6 I am as involved as I can be in agreeing and reviewing any restrictions to my independence, control and choice.
2.13 If a decision is taken against my wishes, I am supported to understand why.
3.13 I am treated as an individual by people who respect my needs, choices and wishes, and anyone making a decision about my future care and support knows me.
Illustrative links to How Good is Our School? quality indicators
2.1 Safeguarding and child protection