Success Stories

Read how Onside have helped change lives...

Success story image

"Onside made a real difference."

Read More


If you would like to show support for Onside and make a donation, please click the button below. Or if you would like to Donate £5 to Onside text 'OIAW14 £5' to 70070.

Make a Donation button

What We Do

Onside services focus on the needs of the individual to ensure they understand their rights and have access to the information and support they need to improve self esteem and feel valued within society.

Onside Advocacy provides practical and proactive support to ensure disadvantaged people are treated fairly as citizens and have equal rights within all aspects of their lives.

Onside Appropriate Adult service provides support to people with learning disabilities and mental ill health to safeguard their rights and welfare if they are detained in police custody.

People facing exclusion or isolation through disability, mental ill health or age can access the Onside Lifelinks programme; this provides enabling support so that they can become involved in leisure and social opportunities, learning and education, volunteering and build stronger social networks.


Advocacy aims to support people to have their voice heard...

Find out more

Community Services

Community Services encourages and supports community involvement...

Find out more

Appropriate Adult

Onside Appropriate Adult Scheme supports vulnerable adults...

Find out more

IMCA (Independent Mental Capacity Advocate)

In 2007 the Mental Capacity Act...

Find out more

IMHA (Independent Mental Health Advocate)

IMHAs were introduced...

Find out more

Advocacy for Parents

Being a parent is an enormously challenging role...

Find out more

Generic Advocacy

This service operates across Worcestershire and provides...

Find out more


Onside IHCA (Independent Health Complaints Advocacy) is a service to ...

Find out more

Enterprising Onside

Find out more