Skip to content

Are you worried about an adult? Please call 0344 800 8020

Report a concern

The state of play with deprivation of liberty in the community

This is a very useful update from Alex Ruck Keene, a barrister at 39 Essex Chambers.

Writing in Community Care he says 'Amid all the developments in parliament with the Mental Capacity Amendment Bill, and the focus of debates around the role of care home managers in any future statutory regime, it is perhaps easy to forget that tens of thousands of people are currently deprived of their liberty in a whole host of community settings.'

Click here to read more.