I take care of the hygiene needs of a disabled/infirm person. Can I complete the screening kit for them?

If the person has asked for help, understands the screening process (including the bowel examination), and does not have a medical condition that means they shouldn’t be screened, then the answer is yes. If the person doesn’t understand the screening process, however, and/or doesn’t have the capacity to consent to it, please read the next FAQ (16) for more information and advice