Empowering children and young people, making sure their rights are respected and their voices are heard


Learn more about what we do

Ensuring that the voice of young people is heard, ensuring they know their rights and the choices available to them.

make an advocacy referral

YAP is the advocacy service for children and young people in Brighton and Hove. 

***Covid-19 Update - Sept 2021 - Whilst some restrictions are still in place, our youth advocates are still working from home and able to offer phone/video call/email advocacy as well as some in-person advocacy depending on your circumstances and preferences - so please still get in touch if you would like help to get your voice heard - you can refer via the link below or please call us on 07812 356994***

Use the online referral form or download the referral document.

Make a Complaint

Unhappy with your care or the services you receive? Don’t feel listened to? Feel you have been treated unjustly?

Let the people involved know how you feel and that you want things changed. We can help you tell your social worker, or make a formal complaint.