Deprivation of liberty - guidance for providers of children's homes and residential special schools
This is guidance for providers of children’s homes and residential special schools, issued jointly by the President of the Court of Protection and Ofsted, on the deprivation of liberty under the Mental Capacity Act 2005.
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