Mental Health Conference Summary

On Thursday 22nd May 2014 carers and users of services attended an informative and thought provoking Conference which addressed relevant aspects of the Mental Capacity Act 2005.

The conference which was jointly hosted by Cumbria County Council and Cumbria Partnership NHS Foundation Trust kick started a project funded via NHS England. The project brief along with the identified work streams is focussed on the delivery of responsibilities under the Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards. Project funding is being utilised to enhance service user and carer experience, complement existing service provision and provide sustainable outcomes across the local health and social care economy.

Read the Cumbria The Mental Capacity Act 2005 Conference newsletter