There are several types of guardianships is the state of Georgia. Such guardianships can be temporary or permanent and pertain to the assets of a minor or incapacitated adult or additionally the life of the minor or incapacitated adult.
Probate courts have jurisdiction over the appointment and supervision of guardians. The discharge or removal of guardians is within the jurisdiction of the probate courts as well.
Alternatives to Guardianships include:
- Living Will
- Durable Power of Attorney for Healthcare
- Financial Power of Attorney
- Living Trust
- Georgia Medical Consent Law
- Placement Decisions and Procedures
- Involuntary Treatment
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