My father has been diagnosed with dementia. He has put off important changes to his will for months, but now his doctor says he no longer has capacity. Can anything be done?

Dementia Action Week- Day 2 Most people are aware of the importance of having an up to date will, even if they don’t have one in place However, where someone has lost the capacity to make a will, attorneys or Court of Protection deputies...

My mother has just been diagnosed as being in the very early stages of dementia. Is it too late for her to make a will?

Dementia Action Week- Day 1- the start Usually people who are in the very early stages of dementia are still able to make a valid will In Banks v Goodfellow (1870) it was held that a will can be made as long as the will maker knows that they...