line: 0131 313 8777 or
0800 389 6809
We produce a number of leaflets for service
users and carers to help you to understand more about your rights
and how we can help.
Most of these leaflets are available as hard
copies, please contact us if you wish to
An easy read guide to what the Mental Welfare Commission does.
An easy read guide to what happens when the Mental Welfare Commission visits people.
A guide to what to expect from a Mental Welfare Commission visit.
A guide to the main duties and activities of the Mental Welfare Commission. This guide is also available in easy read format and in community languages.
A leaflet for service users and carers explaining our role in welfare guardianship.
A guide to the role of the Designated Medical Practitioner.
A leaflet explaining our role in welfare guardianship in easy read format.
Information about our visits to individuals who receive care and treatment for a mental illness, learning disability or related condition, in an easy read format.
Our leaflet explaining how we check your treatment is in line with the law and meets professional standards, in an easy read format.
Our leaflet explaining the role of the Commission in an easy read format.