About us

People First (Self Advocacy) is a national self-advocacy organisation run by and for people with learning difficulties. Our Management Committee members are people with learning difficulties from different parts of the country and they have support to do their work. Our members are people with learning difficulties, self-advocacy groups, partner organisations, and friends and supporters of the organisation.

We aim to:

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  • Speak up and campaign for the rights of people with learning difficulties
  • Support people with learning difficulties and their self-advocacy groups to build up their skills
  • Make sure that the voices of people with learning difficulties are heard by the government and people who make decisions.
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We work all over the country , giving support, information, advice and training to people with learning difficulties and user-led self-advocacy groups.

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