Partners in Advocacy provides free and confidential 1-1  independent advocacy to children and young people across Glasgow, the Greater Glasgow and Clyde health board area and also in East Renfrewshire.

In Glasgow including Greater Glasgow & Clyde Health Board area

PiA supports young People affected by mental health issues – contact Pauline Cavanagh or Hazel Quinn 0141 847 0660   or email:


Stand by Me – A new project funded by BBC Children in Need in Glasgow will provide independent advocacy support for Children and Young People under 18 who are involved with the Children’s Hearings system, Youth Justice, Child Protection or experiencing chaotic lives.

Project supported by the BIG Lottery.   PiA will be supporting young people with any additional support needs up to the age of 19.  Contact Margaret Sharvin on 0141 847 0660 or e-mail

East Renfrewshire

PiA supports vulnerable children and young people  living in East Renfrewshire including those with mental health issues  – contact  Hazel Quinn 0141 847 0660 email:

Making a referral

Making a referral into the services couldn’t be easier –just pick up the phone and call 0131 478 7723 or download this form and post or e-mail to your local office.

Advocacy request form July 16

Our duty advocate will be happy to talk to you about your referral and can signpost you to other services if your referral does not meet our acceptance criteria.

We’re open Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.

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