Socio-legal protection

Sitges document


Analyzing the measures of legal and social protection to avoid total incapacitation as a single and easy solution to the loss of cognitive abilities was the axis on which the work of the group of experts of the Sitges Document 2009 pivoted.

To encourage the idea of partial, progressive, "tailor-made" incapacitation to resolve concrete situations and advocate for decisions that looked not only at one side of the pathological process but also the environment and circumstances in which it moves with the objective of preserving and maintaining independence of the person as long as possible.

Socio-legal protection glossary