The care of mentally disordered people1 living in the community falls principally upon the local social services authority2. Its functions fall into the following broad categories3: (1) to provide residential accommodation for those aged 18 or over who need care and attention because of age, illness, disability or any other circumstances4; (2) to provide occupational, recreational and other services for persons aged 18 or over suffering from certain disabilities, including mental disorder of any description5; (3) to publish information relating to welfare arrangments6 and provide home adaptations and other facilities7 for disabled persons8; (4) to promote the welfare of
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