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A legal guardian is a person who has the legal authority (and the corresponding duty) to care ... In most states, the process will start with a determination whether the alleged incapacitated person...

How to Establish Guardianship of a Child FAQs - Family Law

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So, if after reviewing the facts presented, the court finds it is in the best interest of the child, the court will grant you legal guardianship of the child. Most states ...

How to Become a Legal Guardian (with Pictures) - wikiHow

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Jul 14, 2015 ... A legal guardian, called a conservator in some states, is someone with ... for a temporary guardianship, which is a faster process for emergency ...

Questions and Answers on Guardianship Issues - National ...

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States also have separate laws and procedures for guardianships for minors and for adults with ... areas, this is a legal process. It may be best to consult an ...

Appointing a Legal Guardian | legalzoom.com

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If you want to name a legal guardian, LegalZoom can help you do that by getting a last will and testament, or a living trust. To start the process, choose which ...

Guardianship - Child Welfare Information Gateway

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Caregivers can assume legal guardianship of a child in out-of-home care ... Teaches families about the adoption and guardianship process for children who are ...

Adult Guardianship | Learn How Adult Guardianship Works

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Get the facts about adult guardianship or conservatorship. ... Gives clear legal authority to deal with third parties; Provides a process to have a judge approve ...

How to Obtain Legal Guardianship of a Child | LIVESTRONG.COM

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Sep 3, 2015 ... A guardianship is a legal order that gives someone other than a ... your local courthouse can tell you what you need to file to begin the process.

How to Get Guardianship of an Elder - AgingCare.com

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In order to act as someone's legal guardian, you have to go to court to have the ... act as a guardian, this can be a painful, prolonged, and costly process that may ...

How to Gain Guardianship for a Parent with Alzheimer's

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Guardianship gives you the legal right to make decisions for a parent or ... you likely still have time to work though the process and make a satisfactory care plan , ...

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Guardianship of a Minor | Pine Tree Legal Assistance

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The Probate Court can appoint a legal guardian for minor children when it is ... Because the mail process can be complicated, some courts will do the service for  ...

The Guardianship Process - National Caregivers Library

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The steps to take to have a legal guardian appointed for someone who is incompetent or incapacitated. To appoint a guardian, you must first obtain a report ...

Do I Need an Attorney to Obtain Legal Guardianship of My Minor ...

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If both parents consent in writing to give you guardianship of your grandchild, it may be possible to complete the legal process without an attorney. If one parent ...