Advocate Matching Program

Provided by: Prince Edward Island Citizen Advocacy - AKA: PEI Citizen Advocacy

Service Description

Adults with intellectual disabilities (protégés) are paired with a volunteer advocate who:
  • Offers friendship and support
  • Meets regularly
  • Helps to make sure their partner's needs are heard and realized
  • Watches to make sure their partner's rights are respected
  • Crisis advocates are available to be partnered with individuals going through particularly difficult times

Information

Eligibility:
Ages 18 years and older who have an intellectual disability
Fees:
No
How to Access:
Call, email, or visit website
Documents Required:
Not applicable
Program Hours:
Participants and volunteers arrange the hours
Language:
English * French may be available
Coverage Area:
Prince Edward Island

Service Locations & Contact Info