Applications for guardianships need to be filed with the court. The court will hear details about the case and appoint a guardian. Once the guardian is appointed, it becomes a permanent decision.

Why would I need a guardianship for another person?

• The parents of a minor child have passed away.
• An adult has become mentally incapacitated or incompetent and is unable to care for themselves.
• An adult is starting to show signs of not being able to function for themselves.

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