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Understanding guardianship : Adult Guardianship and Trusteeship Act

Description

Guardianship is a legal court order which gives an individual the legal authority and responsibility to make or assist in making decisions about (non-financial) personal matters on behalf of a represented adult. A represented adult is someone who is the subject of a guardianship or trusteeship order. The decision to apply for guardianship is not an easy choice and should be made carefully and thoughtfully.

Updated

September 1, 2009

Tags
guardians guardianship

Title and publication information

Type
Guide
Extent

12 pages

Frequency

Once

Publisher / Creator Information

Publisher

Government of Alberta

Place of Publication

Edmonton

Resource Dates

Date Created

2009-09-01

Date Added

2017-07-26T21:33:51.342904

Date Modified

2009-09-01

Date Issued

2009-09-01

Audience information

Identifiers

Local Identifier

OPG0680

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