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This checklist can be used in most circumstances when a person who lacks some capacity is admitted to a residential unit or care home under guardianship.
This advice is intended to guide people through some of the
complexities that arise relating to contraception and adults who may lack capacity.
Our annual overview of the use of the Adults with Incapacity (Scotland ) Act 2000.
A new survey by the Mental Welfare Commission shows that nine out of 10 people who recently applied to become welfare guardians would advise others in their situation to do the same.
This report outlines research and analysis undertaken for the Commission in 2014 regarding welfare and financial guardianship.