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The Advocacy Project - Lectures

The Advocacy Project invites renowned national experts to give talks on topical issues.

The lectures are open to our staff, service users and partners – plus anyone who’s interested and would like to join us.

The session includes time for questions and discussion.

Name When Topic Venue

Alex Ruck Keene

16 Oct 18

11.00 – 12.00

Independent Review of the Mental Health Act

CCS Conference room,

73 St Charles Sq,

W10 6EJ

Bernie Flaherty, Bi Borough Executive Director


8 Nov 18

10.00 – 11.00

Putting service users at the heart of everything

CCS Conference room,

73 St Charles Sq,

W10 6EJ

Joe Batty

13 Dec 18

10.00 – 11.00

Grenfell Tower recovery: grassroots activism and social enterprise

The Tabernacle, Meeting room, Second Floor,

35 Powis Square, off Portobello Road, London W11 2AY

Jamie Renton

16 Jan 19

10.00 – 11.00

Action Disability Kensington & Chelsea: The needs of people with sensory and physical disabilities

Migrants Organise Hall Ground level –

2 Thorpe Cl, London 

W10 5XL

Jacqui McKinlay

12 Feb 19


Advocacy, local democracy and scrutiny

Saint Joseph Hospice, Mare St, London E8 4SA

Tim Farmer

11 March

11.30 – 13.30

Grandpa on a Skateboard; the practicalities of assessing mental capacity and unwise decisions

Saint Joseph Hospice, Mare St, London E8 4SA


Book your place for any of the lectures above