The Mental Welfare Commission for Scotland is an independent organisation working to safeguard the rights and welfare of everyone with a mental illness, learning disability or other mental disorder.
- Find out whether individual care and treatment is in line with the law and good practice
- Challenge service providers to deliver best practice in mental health and learning disability care
- Provide information, advice and guidance to service users, carers and service providers
- Have a strong and influential voice in service and policy development
- Promote good practice in mental health law
(This is done by building up a picture of how the Mental Health (Care & Treatment) (Scotland) Act 2003 is being applied across Scotland).
Telephone advice line can be accessed Monday – Thursday, 9.00am – 5.00pm and Fridays, 9.30am – 4.30pm.
91 Haymarket Terrace