Includes information and issues related to guardianships and conservatorships.
Guardianship and Alternatives
The Center for Social Gerontology reviews a number of landmark studies and projects related to various aspects of the guardianship issue.
Guardianships: Little Progress in Insuring Protection for Incapacitated Elderly People
The US Government Accountability Office reviews and updates findings of its 2004 report on guardianships along with a discussion on the status of prior recommendations. [PDF]
National Guardianship Association
Provides educational, training, and networking opportunities for professionals and others interested in guardianship and protective services. Includes a model code of ethics for guardians.
U.S. Government Accountability Office Report on Guardianships
This extensive report explores the collaboration needed to protect incapacitated elderly people. Includes a survey of local courts and comments from major agencies. [PDF] (January 01, 2004)
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