The Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) Act 2015, which was enacted in December 2015, is due to commence on the 26th of April 2023. Once fully commenced, this Act will be a significant development in recognising the legal rights of all persons, regardless of disability. It will provide a new legal frame work to support persons who may have difficulties with their capacity to make certain decisions. More details can be found here:
Sage Advocacy has produced this helpful guide to supporting adults who may be vulnerable in managing their finances and this is available here https://www.sageadvocacy.ie/media/2424/managing-finances-march-2023.pdf
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