Author: Dan Parton
This article is published with the kind permission of Learning Disability Today.
By international standards the Mental Capacity Act is one of the most important and positive pieces of legislation in place to protect the rights of people with learning difficulties. While practice is not always perfect progress does seem real.
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Decisions, Decisions © Learning Disability Today 2012.
Keith has been able to move away from institutional living and achieve real citizenship under his own control.