About Us

Welcome to One Advocacy Derby!

Please navigate through our website to find more information on our services and ways to get in touch with us.


One Advocacy Derby (OAD) is the city’s integrated advocacy service. It brings together all independent statutory and non-statutory advocacy in Derby so that people who need advocacy support can now access it in one place.

What is Advocacy?


Advocacy is about enabling people who have difficulty speaking out to speak up and make their own informed, independent choices and decisions that affect their lives.