What is an Advocate?
- A person who speaks or writes in support or defense of a person, cause, etc.
- A person who pleads for or in behalf of another; intercessor
- A person who pleads the cause of another in a court of law
There are many advocates in Hawaii right now who are speaking to Legislators, Working Groups, Agencies, Support Services, Individuals, etc. Even AngelGroup is an Advocate. If you join AngelGroup, you become an Advocate.
This section is to address persons/agencies/groups who are advocating on a more formal forum or in a more "public" way. We'll be adding to this list but for now, please see the following:
Dara Carlin, M.A.
Domestic Violence Survivor Advocate