1. Yes, my Mother does still have full mental capacity.
2.No, neither myself or anyone else holds power of attorney for her.
3. The local Social Services are aware of the situation and have met with my Mother, but she was reluctant to follow their advice, which was to put my brother out of her home, as she was hopeful that my brother will improve.
4. Since yesterday my Mother's attitude to my brother has changed somewhat and I would like to explore all of the options open to her. During a conversation that I had with her yesterday I suggested that the only way to stop what is happening is to stop them from living together. My Mother agreed with this.
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Yes, that is correct.
He does pay her money towards food, but I am not sure whether he pays rent as such.