Mental Capacity Act 2005 Advance Decisions

Updated 6th September  2014

Information on The Mental Capacity Act 2005 and Advance Decisions is available from:

Compassion in Dying

Compassion in Dying
181 Oxford Street
London
W1D 2JT
United Kingdom
Telephone: 020-7479-7731
Telephone in the UK freephone: 0800 999 2434
Email: info@compassionindying.org.uk
Website: http://www.compassionindying.org.uk/

NHS Website

NHS website http://www.nhs.uk

See the section ADRT Advance Decisions to Refuse Treatment
Website:http://www.adrt.nhs.uk/
Email: info.adrt@nhs.net

Age UK

Telephone in the UK freephone:0800 169 65 65
Website: http://www.ageuk.org.uk/

Age UK Factsheet 72, Living Wills & Advanced decisions is available from Age UK and on the Age UK website Age UK website via the link Factsheets:
http://www.ageuk.org.uk/documents/en-gb/factsheets/fs72_advance_decisions_advance_statements_and_living_wills_fcs.pdf?dtrk=true

Deciding Rights

http://www.cnne.org.uk/end-of-life-care—the-clinical-network/decidingright

Dignity in Dying

Dignity in Dying
181 Oxford Street
London
W1D 2JT
United Kingdom
Telephone: 020-7479-7730
Email: info@dignityindying.org.uk
Interfaith Leaders Email: ifdid@dignityindying.org.uk
Website: http://www.dignityindying.org.uk/

Dying Matters

http://dyingmatters.org/

MedicAlert

MedicAlert House
327-329 Witan Court
Upper Fourth Street
Milton Keynes
MK9 1EH
United Kingdom
Telephone in the UK freephone:01908 951045
Telephone from Ireland freephone: +44 (0)1908 951045
Email: info@medicalert.org.uk
Website: http://www.medicalert.org.uk/

Universal Medical ID

Universal Medical ID
0800-055-6504
PO Box 1099
Bedford
MK42 7XR
Telephone in the UK freephone: 0800-055-6504
Website: http://www.IdentifyYourself.com

The CBCEW Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England & Wales

The Mental Capacity Act and ‘Living Wills’: a practical guide for Catholics
The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England & Wales Department for Christian Responsibility & Citizenship

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