Publication - Advice and guidance

Mental Health Act - emergency and short-term powers: guide

Published: 21 Aug 2008
Directorate:
Mental Health and Social Care Directorate
Part of:
Health and social care
ISBN:
978075594827

A guide for service users and their carers to the Mental Health Act emergency and short-term powers (2008 version).

Mental Health Act - emergency and short-term powers: guide
10 Further information contacts

10 Further information contacts

Bipolar Fellowship Scotland
Studio 1016, Abbeymill Business Centre, Seedhill Road, PAISLEY PA1 1TJ
telephone: 0141 560 2050
website: www.bipolarscotland.org.uk

Depression Alliance Scotland
3 Grosvenor Gardens, EDINBURGH EH12 5JU
telephone: 0131 467 7701
website: www.depressionalliance.org

Enable
6th Floor, 7 Buchanan Street, GLASGOW G1 3HL
telephone: 0141 226 4541
website: www.enable.org.uk

Mental Health Tribunal for Scotland
1st Floor, Bothwell House, Hamilton Business Park, Caird Park, HAMILTON ML3 0QA
telephone: 01698 390 000
service user and carer freephone: 0800 345 70 60
website: www.mhtscot.gov.uk

Mental Welfare Commission for Scotland
Floor K, Argyle House, 3 Lady Lawson Street, EDINBURGH EH3 9SH
telephone: 0131 222 6111
service user and carer freephone: 0800 389 6809
website: www.mwcscot.org.uk

National Schizophrenia Fellowship (Scotland)
Claremont House, 130 East Claremont Street, EDINBURGH EH7 4LB
telephone: 0131 557 8969
website: www.nsfscot.org.uk

People First (Scotland)
77 - 79 Easter Road, EDINBURGH EH7 5PW
telephone: 0131 478 7707
website: www.peoplefirstscotland.com

Scottish Association for Mental Health ( SAMH)
Cumbrae House, 15 Carlton Court, GLASGOW G5 9JP
telephone: 0141 568 7000
website: www.samh.org.uk

Scottish Commission for the Regulation of Care
11 Riverside Drive, DUNDEE DD1 4NY
telephone: 0845 60 30 890
website: www.carecommission.com

Scottish Consortium for Learning Disability ( SCLD)
The Adelphi Centre, Room 16, 12 Commercial Road, GLASGOW G5 0PQ
telephone: 0141 418 5420
website: www.scld.org.uk

Scottish Independent Advocacy Alliance
Melrose House, 69a George Street, Edinburgh EH2 2JG
telephone: 0131 260 5380
website: www.siaa.org.uk

The Office of the Public Guardian
Hadrian House, Callendar Business Park, Callendar Road, FALKIRK FK1 1XR
telephone: 01324 678 300
website: www.publicguardian-scotland.gov.uk

Your local area social work department is listed in the telephone directory under council services.