Trinity Support and Care Services welcomes the commencement orders of the Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) Act 2015 and the Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) (Amendment) Act 2022 on 26 April 2023. This Act is about supporting decision-making and maximising a person’s capacity to make decisions, it applies to everyone and is relevant to all health and social care services. This new Act will assist in complying with human-rights obligations contained in the Constitution of Ireland, the European Convention on Human Rights, and the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. Click here to read to read  Minister O’Gorman and Minister Rabbitte Press Release.

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