We protect and promote the human rights

of people with mental illness, learning disabilities, dementia and related conditions.

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9 Apr, 2020

Covid-19 Mental Welfare Commission Advice Note, version 4 (9 April 2020)

2 Apr, 2020

Commission Position Statement on Role and Responsibility in relation to coronavirus

2 Apr, 2020

Coronavirus emergency legislation – Mental Welfare Commission role

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