Guardianship is a legal process that grants the guardian authority to care for, and to make decisions on behalf of, a child or an incapacitated person.
The information in on the website helps you understand the legal process of guardianship, the role of a guardian, and the required forms when you file for guardianship.
Free legal help is available to low-income people who:
•are trying to become guardian of a child or an adult who can't care for him or herself.
•are guardians of child or adult family members and need help with the Care Plans and Annual Reports guardians need to fill out and give to the court.