Where to find information about your human rights Human rights are our road map for peace times and times of crisis. You can find out more about human rights below. The Human Rights Act The Human Rights Act is the key law that protects our human rights here in the UK. You can read our explainer on how the Human Rights Act works by protecting our right every day here. Know Your Human Rights Our new website provides information about human rights when accessing mental health and/or capacity services. Click here to visit the website. BIHR Resources Click here to download our practical resources for people accessing services, advocacy and community groups and staff in services. Please note there will be a delay in processing any orders for hard copies, but where resources are available to download there is an option to do so.