Law and Other Interesting Cases

Mental Capacity:  39 Essex Chambers regularly produces case reports, articles, newsletters and seminar across a range of areas.


Belinda Schwehr (Legal trainer) free blog.


Luke Clements Newsletters


Strengths Based Personalised Assessments and the Care Act

This 2016 research talks about personalisation and the Care Act. It considers that “the local authority must consider what strengths, resources and capabilities the person has themselves and within their support networks and wider community. This strengths-based approach to assessment and care planning can maximise opportunities for utilising assets found within communities and normative support networks, thereby reducing dependence on service provision by meeting people’s needs in more innovative and creative ways…” (read more = hyperlink to )


Commissioning and the Care Act