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DoLSpro Assessment Support Tool

By Tristan Johnson, DoLSpro Limited Added 16th Jan, 2017 Updated 23rd Jul, 2019

DoLSpro Limited is a coming together of a innovative UK software development company, and forward thinking Social Workers (including Social Workers, Approved Mental Health Professionals, Best Interest Assessors) and s12 Approved Doctors), to look at the current problems faced by local authorities in relation to the Deprivation Of Liberty Safeguards.


The DoLSpro Assessment Support Tool was developed to solve the problem of long national waiting-lists for assessment under the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards. It offers Local Authorities, Social Workers, s12 Approved Doctors and Agencies the ability to undertake thorough and qualitative assessments in a shorter period of time than the traditional process.DoLSpro Limited offer on-going optimisation of the Assessment Support Tool, in line with legislative and policy change. This will include any proposed future changes to the current DoLS framework.

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