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Lesson 3 - How to Become Someone's Guardian

“How To Become Someone’s Guardian" reviews the process of becoming guardian of an adult-in Massachusetts from petition to decree. This 30-minute lesson is narrated by “Greta” a case story family guardian. Her insights and notes help clarify a complex legal process.
At the end of this action-packed training you will know about the documentation needed to petition for guardianship and what the court requires before a hearing date will be scheduled. You will get a peek at what happens during the hearing, and suggestions for the paperwork to keep handy once your guardianship has begun.
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  • Lesson 3 - How to Become Someone's Guardian
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  • Lesson 3 - Steps to Becoming Guardian of Adult Checklist.pdf
  • Lesson 3 - Guardianship Resources List.pdf
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