Guardianship is a legal proceeding whereby a person may be appointed to make medical, placement and/or financial decisions for an incapacitated person. A more detailed explanation can be found in Guardianship Summary.

Additionally, the Court and attorneys are required by law to see if alternatives to guardianship exist. A list of suggested less restrictive alternatives to guardianship is available.

This page was last modified on December 28, 2018


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