JA Smith Consulting And Nursing Services is a Social Enterprise, a division of JA Nursing We Care Inc. We are taking Advocacy to a new level by rising to meet the challenges of both our healthcare and social system, By bridging the gap between these two systems, we are creating a new wave of empowerment by increasing the health and social literacy of the communities that we serve. By focusing on literacy we will improve the health and social outcomes for our clients. We understand the importance of cultural competency, and this is what sets us apart from the rest.
Advocacy in all its forms seeks to ensure that people, particularly those who are most vulnerable in society, are able to:
Have their voice heard on issues that are important to them.
Defend and safeguard their rights.
Have their views and wishes genuinely considered when decisions are being made about their lives.
Advocacy is a process of supporting and enabling people to:
Express their views and concerns.
Access information and services.
Defend and promote their rights and responsibilities.