Powers of Attorney, are not just for the elderly or individuals living with dementia. There are several different types of Powers of Attorney, each designed to enable someone to act on your behalf and in your best interest if for some reason you are unable to.
If someone does not have the sufficient level of understanding to enter into a Lasting Power of Attorney an application to the Court of Protection may be necessary. For more details click here.
We have also produced a number of handy guides in relation to Powers of Attorney: