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Archive: Jul 2016

New Information about The Use of The Mental Capacity Act Added

We have added a useful resource to all sections of the Professionals Resources  today on The Use of the Mental Capacity Act.

Click below to access also.

Using the Mental Capacity Act

 

Our new film explains the principles of the Mental Capacity Act and how they work in practice for people who may lack capacity.  It also looks at how the Act supports everyone to plan for their future, when they may lack capacity.

Film: Using the MCA

SCIE’s MCA resource

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