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22/08/2017 Guardianship  Checklist (.pdf, 17KB)

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.

Forms, Professionals, Guardianship, Good practice guidance, Care home, Adults with Incapacity (AWI)
28/04/2016 Placeholder image

This advice is intended to guide people through some of the complexities that arise relating to contraception and adults who may lack capacity.

Service users, Contraception, Advice Notes, Guardianship, Power of attorney, Adults with Incapacity (AWI), Sexual Relationships, Publication
24/09/2015 Adults with Incapacity Act monitoring report 2014-2015 (.pdf, 1MB)

Our annual overview of the use of the Adults with Incapacity (Scotland ) Act 2000.

Publication, Annual report, Statistics, Power of attorney, Guardianship
28/04/2015 Placeholder image

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.

Publication, Guardianship, Consultation/Research, Research
20/04/2015 Placeholder image

This report outlines research and analysis undertaken for the Commission in 2014 regarding welfare and financial guardianship.

Guardianship, Publication, Consultation/Research, Research