DoLS and New Reforms

DoLS and New Reforms

The Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards aim to protect people who lack mental capacity, but who need to be deprived of liberty so they can be given care and treatment. This occurs in a hospital or a care home setting. DoLS Criticism The DoLS have been criticised since...
Is your care service caring?

Is your care service caring?

The third question the CQC asks is whether your care service is caring. Caring means that staff involve and treat people with compassion, kindness, dignity and respect. AutumnCare sees your residents as part of our family.  The system follows a person-centred...

Deprivation of Liberty in Care Settings

Deprivation of liberty safeguards (DoLs), and legislation are in place to protect residents from situations where they are deprived of their human right to liberty. This legislation ought to be used to guide care staff to ensure they are not breaking the law and...