Mental Capacity Act 2005

Mental Capacity Act 2005, which came into force on 1 April 2007, provides a statutory framework to empower and protect vulnerable people who are not able to make their own decisions due to lack of capacity. We have residents who suffered from dementia that have the tenses of falling out of bed due to lack of capacity we have to apply for DOLs to enable to eliminate the risk of falling by putting up a bedrails. In doing this not only creating safety for our services user but also complying with government legislation. help help help hekp help jee jjjj