Carers and Capacity: Briefing for Family Carers on the Capacity Act
Family Carers Ireland and the Decision Support Service held two virtual information briefings in April 2021 on the Assisted Decision Making (Capacity) Act 2015.
Keynote speaker and Director of the Decision Support Service Áine Flynn delivered a presentation outlining the key reforms that the act will bring, focusing particularly on its impact on family carers who care for an adult who has difficulties with decision-making.
You can stream the recording below or click here to watch on YouTube. The presentation slides are available to download below.
Please note that this video does not include the subsequent Q&A session with family carers which was not recorded.
Presentation Slides & FAQs
Please click below to download the presentation delivered by Áine Flynn, Director of the Decision Support Service and a list of frequently asked questions jointly prepared by the DSS and FCI.