Who are Laridae CIC?

Laridae stands for Liverpool Advocacy Rights Information Development and Equality. *

We are a Community Interest Company or CIC which means we are a social enterprise working for the community - not for personal gain or profit.

Our history

2012 - Founded

2013 - Began delivering the information part of the Healthwatch Liverpool service

2015 - In partnership with LCVS, began delivering the newly joined up Healthwatch Liverpool service, bringing together the scrutiny and information functions of the service

2018 - Contract to deliver Healthwatch Liverpool service extended, incorporating NHS Complaints Advocacy and additional social care public engagement work

Looking to the future

Since our founding in 2012 we have grown from employing a single member of staff to 18 members of staff in 2019.

We're proud of what we've achieved in the past 7 years and we want to continue to build on our reputation as a trusted provider of information and engagement services and improve outcomes for everyone in Liverpool.

 *Laridae is the name of the family of seabirds to which seagulls belong!


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We are a Living Wage Employer
Disability Confident Committed Employer