Mental health services

Adults with incapacity

The Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act 2000 helps us make decisions on behalf of adults who lack capacity to do so themselves because of a mental disorder or inability to communicate. The decisions  may be about the person's property, financial affairs, welfare, including medical treatment.

Our practice guidance is based on:

Read more on Local ASP Procedures

More information and contact details on the Mental Health Officer service can be found below:

Mental Health Officer Service Leaflet