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Guardianship Fundamentals Series Scheduled Virtual Events Scheduled Virtual Instructor-Led Training

Guardianship Basics

“Guardianship Basics” is a series of 15-minute, on-demand, online lessons designed to build your knowledge and understanding of guardianship in Massachusetts. Each program includes facts and procedures guardians must know in order to meet court expectations and the needs of individuals under guardianship. Our training is built around real-world case stories for a memorable learning experience that will build your...

Tackling the Transition to Adulthood

Growing up is challenging for everyone. Families caring for loved ones with developmental or intellectual disabilities find this transition period especially difficult. Services end and a whole new set of standards need to be considered. In this live webinar, you will learn the answers to these key questions, and more: o What educational services are best for your loved one’s...

5 Points that Guide Successful Guardians

Find your “true north” as a guardian by focusing on 5 guideposts. During this introductory workshop, you will learn fundamental principles of guardianship in Massachusetts including how guardians get appointed, how to determine what is expected of you, how to navigate decision-making that is in line with your client’s values, and the documentation and paperwork standards you must meet. This...

Guardianship Networking

Join us for our monthly Guardianship Networking Group, where guardians from all over the country gather for conversation among peers to share ideas and find answers. Each month we feature a new topic for discussion. We hope you can join us for this interactive networking group, as we work together to build excellence in guardianship.

Guardianship Rounds

Join the Center for our Guardianship Rounds session, based on the concept of hospital grand rounds, each month we are joined by an experienced guardian who shares one of their challenging cases for discussion. Family and professional guardians alike are welcome to attend.

Support Group

Are you a newly appointed guardian who needs support navigating the day-to-day decisions that come with this important responsibility? Do you feel overwhelmed or confused by court documents, medical decisions or other issues that arise as you look out for the well-being of your family member or client? Join the Center for an informal, virtual support group. Facilitated by the...