Welcome to Bedford Borough Council

 
Our Services A - Z :
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Advocacy

An advocate is someone trained to listen and help you to speak up. They are not usually legally trained.  An advocate is a support to you - they will speak with you, or if you want, speak for you.  Their loyalty is with you.

If you need help to make a complaint or to receive the services you need, then having an advocate who understands the system, and is there to support you, can be a great help.

 

The short video below describes how someone can speak on your behalf and help you to get your voice heard:

 

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Health and Social Care

Bedford Borough Council is responsible for social care services within the borough. This section explains how we support people of all ages who may need care either at home or in another setting.

 


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