Paid Relevant Persons Representative (Paid Rep)/Litigation Friend

Group Work

Your Say provides a Paid Rep service to those who have their liberty restricted under the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards. The Role of the Paid Rep is to ensure that the restriction applied are only those authorised under the Mental Capacity Act DoLS Authorisation and acts to ensure that any changes in the individuals circumstances are identified and addressed – through Review as appropriate and where it is clear the individual objects to any or all of their restrictions to raise and pursue a Sec 21a application to the Court of Protection.

Your Say are also able to offer a Litigation Friend service to those individuals where a Sec 21a challenge in made – in order to represent them through the Court of Protection process.