More than social care organisations have signed an open letter expressing their opposition to the Mental Capacity (Amendment) Bill.
Minister for Care Caroline Dinenage has written an open letter addressing concerns over the Mental Capacity (Amendment) Bill.
Campaigners have once again voiced their unease over a reform to the Mental Capacity Act making its way through Parliament.
Judy Downey, Chair and CEO of The Relatives & Residents Association, tells CHP worrying elements remain in the Mental Capacity (Amendment) Bill, despite some of the sector’s concerns being taken on board
Care leaders have urged the Government to eliminate a conflict of interest within its mental capacity reform proposals.
Paul Burstow, Chair of the Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE), has added his voice to the growing chorus of concern over the Mental Capacity Act (Amendment) Bill currently making its way through Parliament.
The Government has been urged to collaborate with the care sector on mental capacity law reforms reaching a key stage in the legislation process this week.
Care leaders have urged the Government to urgently rethink its Mental Capacity (Amendment) Bill as it enters a crucial stage in Parliament.
Care England, the largest representative body for independent adult social care providers, has expressed concern about a Mental Capacity Act reform bill that entered the House of Lords this week.