Alternatives to Guardianship

By Rebecca W. Geyer Guardianship, among the most restrictive options for assisting disabled individuals because it takes decision-making rights away from the person, is a commonly used means of assisting people with disabilities. Under Indiana law, when a person...

Guardianship – Yes or No?

When a person can no longer manage property or provide self-care, a guardianship may be appropriate,” explains the Indiana Laws of Aging Handbook. On the other hand, the Indiana Bar Foundation authors caution, “Sometimes guardianships are unnecessarily imposed on...