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 2012icon 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 treatmentMWC Consent to Treatment
Consenting AdultsMWC Consenting Adults
Rights and risksicon MWC Rights and Risks [195Kb]
Missed opportunitiesicon 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