ARAFMI has two part-time Carer Advocates who can assist friends, family and carers who provide support to someone who has a mental illness, diagnosed or not.

The Carer Advocates can provide the following:

  • Information for individuals.
  • Support to self-advocate.
  • Have the advocate speak on their behalf.
  • Obtain assistance from the advocate.
  • Receive referral support.
  • Obtain direction in resolving issues/conflict.

The service is provided at no cost.

People can access the service as many times as needed.

Download Free COPMI Resources

For use by families where a parent has a mental illness, their supporters, and services who work with them.