ON DEMAND: California Probate Conservatorships & Alternatives

Class recorded January 12, 2024

Do you need to help a disabled adult who is having difficulty managing their daily living activities and self-care? There are many ways to try to help. Understanding the legal tools and options available is the first step in finding the best way to help.

Class covers:

  • Legal tools to help if the disabled person understands they need and want assistance in managing their self-care
  • An overview of probate conservatorships if capacity is a concern
  • Explaining the court process to be appointed as a conservator
  • What to expect before the hearing on appointment of a conservator
  • What to expect if you are appointed as conservator and your responsibilities
  • Rights of the conserved disabled adult
  • Exploring recent changes in California law and Supported Decision Making Agreements as options to consider

Presented by: Katherine H. Chew, Executive Director, LA Law Library (https://www.lalawlibrary.org/)

Registration fee: FREE

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LA Law Library does not provide legal advice:
LA Law Library does not provide legal advice. LA Law Library provides legal resources and assistance with legal research as an educational service. The information presented in this program is not legal advice and is provided solely as an educational service to our patrons. For legal advice, you should consult an attorney.

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