Adult support and protection

Document Author Year
ASP Biennial Report Themes: A discussion paper for the Scottish Adult Support and Protection Conveners Group With Scotland 2015
Identifying and applying early indicators of concern in care services for people with learning disabilities and older people Scottish Government 2014
Adult Support and Protection Code of Practice 2014
Adult Support and Protection (Scotland) Act 2007 Scottish Parliament 2007

Domestic abuse




Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill Scottish Parliament 2017
Equally Safe: Scotland's strategy to prevent and eradicate violence against women and girls Scottish Government 2016
Everyday Terrorism: How fear works in domestic abuse Prof. R. Pain and Scottish Women's Aid 2012
Reporting domestic abuse Police Scotland

Adults with Incapacity

Document Author Year
The Adults with Incapacity Act in general hospitals and care homes Mental Welfare Commission for Scotland 2017
Good practice guide: supported decision making Mental Welfare Commission for Scotland 2016
Money Matters Mental Welfare Commission for Scotland 2015
Report on Adults with Incapacity Scottish Law Commission 2014
Think Capacity Think Consent: supporting application of the Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act in acute general hospitals NHS Education for Scotland 2012

Financial harm

Document Author Year
Briefing on financial harm With Scotland 2016

Financial harm: development of a national pledge

Scottish Government 2014

Finance and property harm

North Lanarkshire Adult Protection Committee and South Lanarkshire Adult Protection Committee 2013

International perspectives on elder abuse

Document Author Year
Guide to Recognising Elder Abuse National Council for Aging Care (US) 2017