1. Support is focused on the person

1. Support is focused on the person

  • Planning and support is focussed on the person's needs and wishes
  • The person is treated as a whole person, not just treated for their behaviour
  • The person and family are fully involved in making decisions about what happens in their life, in line with the Mental Capacity Act
  • Where the person lives is based on the person's wishes and needs
  • Care and support is based on dignity and human rights and people’s rights are protected.