Hope Lightowler

June 26, 2024

About me…

I am Co-Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG for Adult Social Care and am a shared lives ambassador and various voluntary roles. I have drawn on adult social care since I was 18. I have lived in Shared Lives for five years. I've also accessed respite/short breaks and PA hours. I have Autism and ADHD and several mental health diagnoses.

I'm passionate and comfortable speaking about:

  • Drawing on social care
  • Drawing on health care
  • Personal Health Budgets
  • Direct Payments / Personal Budgets
  • Children's services
  • Peer Support
  • Funding of social care
  • Politics
  • Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS)
  • Adult mental health services and inpatient units

I'm happy contribute, speak and present:

Face to face at events, on-line, on radio or television, in writing or parliamentary

I am based in Liverpool but happy to travel.

I need good wheelchair access

Get in touch with me HERE