Minda’s independent advocacy program provides support and advocacy for members of the Minda community and beyond, operating externally to the organisation.
Providing a safe and confidential channel through which a person can raise a concern about something or someone at Minda. The service reports directly to the Chief Executive Officer and is available seven days a week.
Although autonomous, the Independent Advocate has a positive working relationship with all departments across Minda, particularly Human Resources.
The Independent Advocate assists a variety of people, including:
- Minda staff
- People supported by Minda
- Families of people supported by Minda
- Professionals delivering services at Minda
- The general public
An important service, the Independent Advocate helps people to deal with issues in a confidential and positive manner.