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Welcome to

Swindon Advocacy Movement



Swindon Advocacy Movement, affectionately known by its members as SAM


SAM is a user led independent advocacy service.

SAM empowers people to speak up for their rights to gain access to services and help they need.

SAM enables people to gain skills and confidence so that they can live the lives they want.

SAM strives to make people feel safe, wanted and included in the community.



SAM celebrating 20th Birthday with staff, members and volunteers. Enjoying a picnic in the Secret Garden. 


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Advocacy under the Care Act 2014

SAM is now providing Advocacy under the Care Act 2014. 

For more information, please contact

our office at Sanford House  Phone: 01793 542575



 IMHA  and IMCA service at SAM

     An IMHA (Independent Mental Health Advocacy) and IMCA (Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy) is now available.

The IMCA/ IMHA team have a dedicated line.

Phone 01793 616562



The Independent Support Service at SAM

SAM now supports young people with SEN and their families to request or convert to the new Education Health and Care Plan. 

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Do you want to get out and about, meet new people,
or try something new?

Our volunteers and members are happy to 'buddy' up with you until you feel confident to get involved.