Power back to People

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Power back to People

Hope By Hope

We want to stop professionals from misusing their powers, to ensure they are not mirroring acts of perpatrators and promote equal partnerships between service providers and their users.

Kingston upon Hull Idea stage

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People are abused by professionals on a daily basis, mistreated by people with power and they have no idea of who they turn to when this happens. They have their rights purposefully ingored, they are harmed by the people who are they are supposed to be taking care of them and they are made to suffer by a system that is set up to protect them. Authorities are misusing their powers for personal gain and using intimidation tatics to get people to do what they want. They are placing unrealistic expectations on people setting them up to fail and controlling where they can go and who they can see. They deprive them of freedom of choice, opnion and view, they involuntarily confine people and use unlawful restraint. They remove thier communication aids, take away their personal belongings and stop access to recreational activities.

What we'll deliver:

  • Promote peoples rights
  • Provide people with a voice
  • Ensure timely access to services
  • Provide people with information
  • Engage people in opportunites

Why it's a great idea:

People will be aware of their rights and how to excerise them People will have a voice that is heard and listened to Power inbalances will be removed from relatonships People will be more willing to work with services as they will have a better excperience

Steps to get it done:

  • Accessing information
  • Distributing information
  • Explore their options
  • Access service
  • Advocate on their behalf
  • Engage in opportunities

Location Kingston upon Hull

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Council

Hull City Council

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