Hi, I’m Pip and it is my job to facilitate the Oi Listen group so that all of the young people who take part have the chance to speak up and be listened to. I enjoy working creatively, using pictures and creating films to let people know what the group are saying.
I work for Warrington Speak Up, the local independent advocacy service, where I also facilitate a self advocacy group for adults. Across all of the work that I do my main focus is making sure that individuals are listened to when services are being designed and improved. It’s rewarding, demanding and frustrating at times but as jobs go it doesn’t get much better than when things change for the better because people were listened to.
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