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Resources

A range of resources are available to improve awareness and understanding of the Adult Support and Protection (Scotland) Act 2007 and facilitate adult support and protection activity generally.

These include a short introduction to the Act, information on ensuring support and preventing harm, and details on the procedure to make an urgent application to a Justice of the Peace.

In addition, research papers on interagency collaboration and a resource handbook for self-evaluation of adult protection activity are also available:

Research