New guidance issued on facilitating participation of ‘P’ and vulnerable persons in Court of Protection proceedings
Charles J has recently issuedguidance
on facilitating participation of 'P' and vulnerable persons. It is intended to allow sharing of good practice in the creative development of ways in which P can in fact be put at the heart of proceedings, and draws upon the important work done by theAdvocates Gateway
and alsoNicola Mackintosh QC
. Importantly, perhaps, it shows that there are many steps which can be which do not necessarily require the expenditure of money; instead they require thinking outside the conventional framework within which P is expected to bend to the will of the court.