Care and support workers
Here you will find guidance and resources on the Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards for social workers and adult support co-ordinators.
- A brief guide to carrying out capacity assessments
- A brief guide to carrying out best interests assessments
- Local Government Association MCA/DOLS resources page
- The Mental Capacity Act in practice (part 1)
- A CPD curriculum guide for social workers on the application of the Mental Capacity Act (part 2)