We Are People First

Providing Information, support and services to help the people of Cumbria achieve more

Our Vision:

A world where each and every individual is treated equally, fairly, and where their rights, choices, and beliefs are respected. Read about us

How we make a difference


Independent Advocacy Hub

Receive advocacy support from People First. Click the link and enter your details and our team will be happy to help. Get our help now

Centre for Learning

Our hospitality internship has been designed to offer a real alternative to traditional day services. Explore our venues


We help champion your views about the health and social care in the North West. Learn about Healthwatch


People First offer a range of professional and modern meeting rooms with state-of-the-art conference facilities. From smaller rooms to large meeting layouts, we’ll cater for all your conference requirements.


People First Launch New Phone Support Service: Chat+Check

To keep our members safe during the Covid-19 pandemic, People First Self Advocacy Groups have stopped meeting face to face....

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A Message on Covid 19

As an organisation built on the ideas of fairness and respect, we are taking our responsibility very seriously with regard...

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Living your best love-life: The right to healthy relationships

Inspired by Valentine’s Day, we have been thinking a lot about relationships recently. As an Independent Advocacy charity, our thoughts...

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