We protect and promote the human rights

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

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7 Aug, 2020

Covid-19 Mental Welfare Commission Advice Note, version 13 (7 August 2020)

25 Jun, 2020

Police Scotland and place of safety follow up – Scottish health boards’ psychiatric emergency plans

24 Jun, 2020

Coronavirus – Mental Welfare Commission advice for people using services and their family/carers (version 3, updated 24 June 2020)

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