Our Mission Statement


Advocacy Matters (Wales) exists to promote the independent voice
and protect the rights and choices of individuals with a disability.
Individuals with a disability are recognised as equal citizens
who participate in society and control their own lives.
Advocacy Matters (Wales) believes that individuals have a right to the support required
to make informed choices about their lives and be able to exercise such a right by:

Being treated as unique individuals.

Having choice and a right to confidentiality and independence.

Being treated with respect, recognition and dignity.
Having professionals working in partnership in a manner that does not stigmatise or disadvantage them.
Benefiting from social inclusion tenets of valuing uniqueness and diversity
Being able to take advantage of equal opportunities in all fields of activity.