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Independent Mental Health Advocacy

The Mental Health Act..... and you! ASNEW, working in partnership across North Wales covers the Flintshire & Wrexham area offering IMHA to anyone being treated for a mental disorder in a hospital or registered establishment. To people who are detained or liable to be detained under the Mental Health Act, Subject to Guardianship under the Act, Community Patient subject to Community Treatment Orders

You have a RIGHT to have an IMHA who can help you to......

- Get access to information
- Find out about your rights
- Explore options, make informed decisions and support you with your care plan
- Get support & legal representation
- Feel valued & fight discrimination
- You should be advised of your right to an IMHA on admittance for treatment

Areas Covered

We currently offer this service in the counties of Flintshire and Wrexham

Seamless Link

Advocacy Services North East Wales operate with a
"SEAMLESS LINK" between services.
If you are a client in the community and become an IMHA/IMCA client we will endeavour to ensure you keep the same advocate.