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Human Rights Films Launched Today

The Advocacy Project is proud to have been part of this – see our film at the end of the news release below! News Release: New films show power of human rights to improve people’s health and care     The Scottish Human Rights Commission, the Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland (the ALLIANCE) and NHS Health Scotland have joined forces to launch a series of short films highlighting the power of human rights to improve people’s health and the care and support they access.   Produced as part of Scotland’s National Action Plan for Human Rights (SNAP), the five short films share people’s experiences of using human rights to challenge and improve the quality of the health and care services they use. The films highlight how human rights have been used in dementia care, mental health detention, advocacy, youth work and services for disabled people.   Featuring interviews with people whose rights have been affected, as well as charities and voluntary organisations that work with them, the films are a practical resource to help organisations providing services to embed human rights in their work.   The films are part of a new website that brings together materials and information for Continue Reading >