Special Needs Adult Guardianship Project

Organization: Atlanta Legal Aid Society, Inc.


By helping caretakers establish guardianship over young adults with severe special needs, volunteers ensure the caretaker's ability to apply for benefits, oversee the ward's medical care, and provide continuity of care for the ward.  Find Special Needs Adult Guardianship cases here.

  • Minimum Commitment
  • Mentoring Provided
  • Training Provided
  • Relevant Experience Preferred
  • LAR Certification Required
  • Malpractice Coverage Provided
  • Project Type
    Limited Scope or Brief Service, Litigation
  • Location Name
    Atlanta Legal Aid
  • Project For
  • Populations Served
    General low-income, People with Disabilities
  • Subject Areas
    Adult Guardianship, Elder Law, Outside Metro Atlanta, Probate
  • Skills to be Developed
    Client advice and counseling, Client/witness interviewing, Court hearing, Public speaking