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The Social Services and Wellbeing Act (Wales) 2014

The Social Services and Well-being (Wales) Act received Royal Assent and became law on 1 May 2014. It came into force on 6 April 2016.

The Act provides the legal framework for improving the well-being of people who need care and support, and carers who need support, and for transforming social services in Wales.

Read theĀ Social Services and Well-being (Wales) Act. or click here for the easy read version for young people.

If you visitĀ the Welsh Governemnts Website there are documents that demonstrate how this act affects differnet people/professionals in Wales.

e.g if you are a carer – find the relevant information here

The Care Council for Wales has a learning hub where you can access different information.