Independant Advocacy is a way to support people to have a stronger voice and have as much control as possbile over their own lives.  This can take the form of short-term Professional (issue-based) Advocacy or long-term Citizen Advocacy.  For more information about Advocacy in Fife please see Advocacy in Fife Booklet.

People First Fife

People First is an organisation run by and for people with learning difficulties to raise awareness of and campaign for the rights of people with learning difficulties and to support self advocacy groups across the country. They use the term ‘learning difficulties’ to refer to clients who are usually referred to as having ‘learning disabilities’.  Click here for more information.

Address: Unit 17a, Dunfermline Business Centre, Izatt Avenue, Dunfermline, KY11 3BZ  Tel: 01383 624885 (office) or mobiles: 07834328821 : 07841362170 ; 07764831148

Disability Rights Commission

An organisation that aims to ensure equal rights for all disabled people.  Click here for more information      Tel: 08457 622 533                                                                                                                                                Email:

Dunfermline Advocacy (Dunfermline and West Fife)

Contact:                                                                                                          Tel: 01383 624382                                                                                                                                                 Email:

Equal Voice (Kirkcaldy and Central Fife)

Contact:                                                                                                                     Tel:  07772 235572                                                                                                                                               Email:

Include Me! (North East Fife)

Contact:                                                                                                                        Tel:  01334 656242                                                                                                                                              Email:


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