Compass Advocacy Network Limited

Compass Advocacy Network Limited

I CAN, You CAN, We CAN! 

CAN (Compass Advocacy Network) is a user-led charity for people with learning disabilities, based in Ballymoney, Northern Ireland.  We are extremely proud of our organisation as it has remained user-led and independent.

Our underpinning aim is to create an organisation for informed and empowered individuals to push back the barriers to enable them to have the same fulfilling and creative opportunities as every other citizen therefore leading to our membership taking control over their own lives and destinies “Enhancing Lives…Creating Change”.      Charity No. NIC100988  Check us out at Call us on 028 27669030/27667775


We work with people with learning disabilities aged 12 and over…we have several Social Enterprises including CAN Can Recycling, CAN Can Frames, CAN Can Upcycling, CAN Can Bazaar (our shop), Can Can Bubbles (our launderette) and CAN Plus (offering training and esy-read documentation services)

Best Buddies NI provides friendship opportunities for children aged 12-18 and the we operate 3 x Base Projects (Ballymena, Ballymoney and Coleraine) which offers social and recreational opportunities for people with learning disabilities.

100% of the proceeds from our Social Enterprises go to support local people with learning disabilities.

Opening hours

Office Open Monday to Friday 9am - 4.30pm. 

CAN Can Bazaar Open Monday to Saturday 10am - 4pm

Contact Details

NICVA will not disclose any contact details further to those published by the organisation below.


Compass Advocacy Network Limited
20 Seymour Street
Co Antrim
BT53 6JR
United Kingdom


028 2766 9030

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