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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.


Workington Self Advocacy Group Get Cancer Aware

Everyone knows someone who has been affected by cancer. A family member. A friend. A colleague. However, not everyone knows...

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Experts by Experience Work in Partnership to Improve Cancer Services

This week, our Experts by Experience, Pam and Lou, attended a peer support session to share good practice and provide...

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SeeAbility Eye Care Champion Visits Self Advocacy Groups

This week, Dave Spencer, a SeeAbility Eye Care Champion, paid a visit to our Carlisle and Kendal Self Advocacy Groups. ...

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