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Mental Capacity Act 2005 and the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards - Thursday 5th March 2020


Are you a Relevant person representative, sometimes known as an RPR for someone who is living in a Care Home or Hospital? Do you want to know more about your role and Duties; the Mental Capacity Act and the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards.

DAD are running a session to provide more information (poster attached) on: Thursday 5th March 2020 from 1-3pm at DAD Offices, Unit 1P, Enterprise House, Valley Street, Darlington, DL1 1GY

This includes:

  • Information of the Mental Capacity Act 2005
  • What the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards
  • What is the role and duties of a relevant person’s representative
  • When there is no Relevant Person’s Representative
  • What to do when you are not happy or are concerned about something? 

 To book a place, please contact: DAD and ask to speak to Jenny Joyce or email: advocacy@darlingtondisability.org




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