Join us! Wednesday, April 12 @ Noon
The How and Why of Guardianship and Alternatives Webinar
Guest speaker: Meredith Greene, Special Needs Attorney and Partner at Day Pitney. Additional details below.
Coming of age - the inflection point between childhood and adulthood- is the theme of many a classic story from The Catcher in the Rye to The Graduate. These stories trace the path of a teen's journey to adulthood and the discovery that their idea of what is best for them differs from that of their parents.
For parents of children with disabilities, their child's 18th birthday (in most states) is more than an inflection point - it is a legal turning point that requires close attention. Here are some basic FAQs that will be discussed in greater detail in Wednesday's webinar.
When should I begin to consider guardianship?
The How and Why of Guardianship Webinar
- Who needs a guardian?
- What are the alternatives to guardianship and conservatorship?
- The guardianship process.
- Supported decision making.
- The power of advocacy.