A Different Ending: Addressing inequalities in end of life care (Care Quality Commission)

A Review of Choice in End of Life Care (End of Life Care Programme Board)

Adult safeguarding and domestic abuse: a guide to support practitioners and managers (LGA, ADASS)

Autism spectrum disorder in adults: diagnosis and management (NICE)



Care Act 2014 ​and the pets of people taken into hospital (RSPCA)

Case Law: Court of Protection: – See also Case Law

Challenging behaviour and learning disabilities: pre disabilities: prevention and interventions for people with learning disabilities whose behaviour challenges (NICE)

Channel Guidance (Home Office)

Coexisting severe mental illness and substance misuse: community health and social care services (NICE)

Criminal exploitation of children and vulnerable adults: county lines (Home Office)


Dementia: assessment, management and support for people living with dementia and their carers (NICE)

Deprivation of Liberty in a Domestic Settling

DoLS: What you should know (Easy Read – Department of Health and Social Care)


Early Intervention and Medication

Enhanced Health in Care Homes: Summary (Kings Fund)

Equally outstanding: Equality and human rights – good practice resource (Care Quality Commission)


Financial Abuse and Scams: Guidance for councillors, directors, managers and social work practitioners, ADASS / LGA


Guidance 16a Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (Chief Coroner)Identifying a Deprivation of Liberty a Practical Guide (Law Society)


Human Rights Framework for Restraint: Principles for the Lawful Use of Physical, Chemical, Mechanical and Coercive Restrictive Interventions


Identifying a Deprivation of Liberty in a Domestic Setting (pack)

Introducing People to an Inpatient Rehab Unit

Investigation into Transition from Child to Adult MH Services, Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch



Knowledge and Skills Statement for Social Workers in Adult Services, (Department of Health)



Mental Capacity Act 2005: Deprivation of liberty safeguards – Code of Practice to supplement the main Mental Capacity Act 2005 Code of Practice (Department of Health)

Mental Capacity Act 2007: Code of Practice

Mental Capacity (Amendment) Bill – See also Legislation

Mental health problems in people with learning disabilities: prevention, assessment and management (NICE)



Older people with social care needs and multiple long-term conditions (NICE)

Ordinary Residence (Cornerstone Barristers Powerpoint)

Our People, Our Place – Greater Manchester Strategy (public leaflet)


Pressure Ulcers and the interface with a Safeguarding Enquiry (Department of Health and Social Care)


Quick Guide: Discharge to Assess (NHS, Department of Health, ADASS)

Quick Guide: Managing Care Home Closures (NHS, Department of Health, ADASS)


Removing a Person from their own Home to a Care Home

Research and Report Briefings published by Policy Partners Project

Responding to Lifestyle Decisions considered ‘Unwise’

Responding to a (potential) Crisis in the Community

Responding to Behaviours of Concern in a Learning Disability Setting


Seclusion of Young People in Mental Health Hospitals

Self-Neglect and Hoarding Toolkit

Statutory guidance for Local Authorities and NHS organisations to support implementation of the Adult Autism Strategy (Department of Health)


Tailored Resources: Tailored Service Improvement Support (NICE)

Taking Charge of our Health and Social Care in Greater Manchester: Summary

The Devolution Difference (public leaflet)

Transition between inpatient hospital settings and community or care home settings for adults with social care needs (NICE)

Transition between inpatient mental health settings and community or care home settings (NICE)

Transition from children’s to adults’ services for young people using health or social care services (NICE)




What to do if you’re worried a child is being abused: Advice for practitioners (HM Government)

Working Together to Safeguard Children (HM Government)




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