MOU with the Public Advocate

A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) has been agreed between the Department of Health and Human Services and the Public Advocate, relating to child protection clients with cognitive disabilities.

The MOU establishes collaborative approaches to transition planning for those young people with cognitive disabilities who, upon reaching adulthood and leaving out-of-home care, require a guardian to assist with decision-making.

Published 23 June 2017.