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Disability discrimination

This legal briefing gives an outline of the law regarding disability discrimination.
Source: Mind

Discrimination at work

Explains what laws protect you from discrimination at work, what you can do if you are discriminated against, and where you can get support and advice.
Source: Mind

Fitness to drive

This briefing note summarises the law on fitness to drive.
Source: Mind

Health and Social Care Rights

This booklet is designed to answer some of the more common questions about obtaining mental health support services in the community or on leaving hospital.
Source: Mind

Human Rights Act 1998

A general guide to the Human Rights Act, with information about your human rights and what you can do if someone doesn't respect them.
Source: Mind

Mental Capacity Act 2005

A brief legal guide to the Mental Capacity Act, including details of where you can go for further information or support.
Source: Mind

Mental Health Act 1983

A guide to the Mental Health Act, with information about your rights and what you can do to get support
Source: Mind

Nearest relative

Explains what a nearest relative is, including what powers and rights they have, and how you can change your nearest relative. Applies to England and Wales.
Source: Mind

Sectioning

Explains the rights that you have if you are sectioned and detained in hospital under the Mental Health Act 1983.Applies to England and Wales.
Source: Mind
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