PELT: Depriving Children and Young People of their liberty lawfully - Hoylake, 29/11/18
DOLs start at 18. MCA: 16. MHA: no minimum age for detention. Considering how lawfully to deprive a child or young person of his or her liberty requires great care. What is a DOL and where does parental responsibility fit? The course will look at the complex inter-relationship between the MCA, MHA and Children Act. When should a child or young person be sectioned? What alternatives are there? Where does s25 Children Act (secure accommodation) fit in? Cost: £125 plus VAT. See Peter Edwards Law website for further details and booking information.