Find information about the Mental Capacity Act, Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS), training courses and how to get independent advice.
Find out how we meet the guidance, advice and safeguards set out for people who lack capacity.
How people in hospitals or care homes who lack the capacity to consent to certain treatments are protected.
How to find an independent voice for people who lack the capacity to make certain important decisions.
Essential reading and guidance for all staff following the Supreme Court ruling 19 March 2014 – P v Cheshire West and Chester Council.
Find out how to attend training courses on the Mental Capacity Act (MCA) and the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS) through Suffolk CPD Online.
Useful resources in relation to The Mental Capacity Act 2005 and DoLS.