The Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS) aim to protect people who lack mental capacity, but who need to be deprived of liberty so they can be given care and treatment in a hospital or care home. They are very complex. The Law Commission publishes and interim report after extensive consultation.
As part of a campaign to help people talk about death Marie Curie has developed a whole section of the website dedicated to these conversations. There are also conversation cards, tips on having conversations, a planning checklist and more.