The Welsh Government has launched a consultation on the proposed amendments to the Adoption Agencies (Wales) Regulations 2005 and the Care Planning, Placement and Case Review (Wales) Regulations 2015....
The Law Society has published guidance for solicitors to help them meet
the needs of vulnerable clients.
Some clients have difficulty accessing and using legal services. Research has concluded that solicitors need to adapt their practices to identify and meet the needs of vulnerable clients.
This includes clients with a range of physical
and mental health problems, including learning disabilities. The Practice Note
also gives advice on the best approach to take when working with clients who may
lack mental capacity.