Fiona Neave Jackson

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Fiona has been a Court of Protection Visitor since October 2013 and has recently been re-recruited for a further 10 years; the interview panel commented that Fiona “demonstrated an exceptional level of capability for this job role”.

Over the last 10+ years Fiona has undertaken numerous visits to Lay, Professional and Public Authority Deputies and their clients. She has completed hundreds of mental capacity assessments and Stayed DoLS cases on behalf of the Office of the Public Guardian and the Court of Protection. She is a Health and Welfare and Property and Finance Deputy herself, supporting her severely learning disabled and autistic son. Fiona brings first hand personal knowledge in addition to professional skill to every piece of work she undertakes. Fiona has excellent inter-personal skills and uses a variety of techniques to support clients in the decision-making process.

Fiona has managed social care budgets for a variety of disabled people in her local area as a qualified book keeper since 2007. She also served on the Welsh Government’s Citizen Panel for the Social Services and Wellbeing (Wales) Act 2014, appointed by the Deputy Minister for Wales in January 2014. In addition, she has undertaken a number of voluntary roles supporting disabled children and adults to live as independently as possible.

Educated to honours degree level in Textile Design and Teaching she was previously Creative Director of a small house Publishing Company but changed career direction after her son was diagnosed on his third birthday in October 2000.