What is an Advocate?

female advocate at a desk

An Advocate is someone who…

woman speaking to an advocate
  • Talks to you about safety.
  • Listens to you and talks about choices.
  • Assesses your needs and give info on help.
  • Helps you find safe places to stay.
  • Gets you connected to legal help.
  • Can see if there is help for medical bills, moving costs, etc.
  • Helps you learn about healthy relationships.
  • Helps you make and reach your goals.
  • Finds help for you children’s needs.