Adult support and protection resource library

This page provides some interesting information about Adult Support and Protection. It will be continually updated with new documents and links.

Legislation

Enquiries and reports

Case

Source of information
End of Life Care, MWC 2014Report by Mental Welfare Commission for Scotland
Hard to Help 2012 icon Report by Mental Welfare Commission [122Kb]
Miss A - North Lanarkshire Significant case reviewNorth Lanarkshire Adult Protection Committee case review
Mrs Ash - Glasgow Significant case reviewGlasgow Adult Protection Committee case review
Tom - Rochdale Borough - Safeguarding adult reviewRochdale Borough Safeguarding Adults Board report


Reports for good practice guidance

Consent to treatment MWC Consent to Treatment
Consenting Adults MWC Consenting Adults
Rights and risks icon MWC Rights and Risks [195Kb]
Missed opportunities icon MWC Missed Opportunities [173Kb]
Powers of attorney

icon MWC Powers of Attorney [106Kb]

Hidden SurveillanceMWC Hidden Surveillance
Supported Decision MakingSupported Decision Making Good Practice Guide
'Adults with Incapacity - Sexual Relationships and the Criminal Law', MWC 2016Report by Mental Welfare Commission for Scotland
'Power of Attorneys and their safeguards', MWC 2012Report by Mental Welfare Commission for Scotland
'Deprivation of liberty advice note', MWC 2015Report by Mental Welfare Commission for Scotland
'Autonomy, benefit and protection', MWC Report by Mental Welfare Commission for Scotland


Web links to our partners


Interesting web links