Advocacy and Supports Firm

Welcome to Advocates In Action! Advocates In Action is a full-service Advocacy and Supports Firm headquartered in Eatontown, NJ.

Advocates provides an abundance of services that include Support Coordination, Training & Development Services, Innovative Leadership Academy (Coming Summer 2019), Everyone Can Work Employment Centers (Coming Summer 2019), Consultation Services including Grant Writing, Program Development, Organizational Restructuring, Leadership Development, Strategic Planning and much more!


Advocates was founded in 2016 with one mission: To Be the Voice to those who don’t have one. We accomplish this through through Advocacy, Encouragement & Leadership.







Joy M England, MPA, CESP

Joy M England, MPA, CESP

Chief Executive Officer & Founder

Joy is a long-time resident of Long Branch, NJ. Joy is a mother of two young men, Owen 18, and Nate 15. Joy has earned her undergraduate deg

Marcia Smith-Gooden

Marcia Smith-Gooden

Director of Employment Services

Marcia joins the Advocates team with a wealth of knowledge and experience in leadership and service.

Ashley Conyers, LSW

Ashley Conyers, LSW

Social Media Specialist

Ashley holds her Masters in Social Work from Rutgers University and a licensed social worker.

Tameka Calloway

Tameka Calloway

Brand Ambassador

Tameka joined the Advocates team in 2020 and has taken on the role of total Brand Domination!


Our Training Department

It is our experience that training is vital for overall success. Advocates Training department is dedicated to learning alongside with you, whether it be within in an established training programs or an individualized and tailored training that fits your needs.

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