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GUARDIANSHIP & ITS ALTERNATIVES INCLUDING SUPPORTED DECISION MAKING

May 25, 2021 @ 11:00 pm - May 26, 2021 @ 12:30 am

GUARDIANSHIP & ITSALTERNATIVES INCLUDING SUPPORTED DECISION MAKING

Tuesday, May 25, 2021 7:00-8:30p.m.

Presented by Ellen A. Callegary,Esq. This presentation will focus on legal and ethical considerations forhealth care decision making for vulnerable adults, including those withcognitive disabilities. Participants will learn about the currently availablealternatives to guardianship, such as advance health care directives, advancedirectives for mental health treatment, and surrogate decisionmaking; when guardianship of the person, guardianship of the property,power of attorney, or other alternatives, are appropriate. We will alsodiscuss the ethical and legal framework for a possible new legislative proposalfor supported decision-making. Register in advance for this presentation at https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/
register/tZctcuCrqjIuG9V3IrvpLuKKc63edYzNT0m1
Sponsored by the DownSyndrome Network of Montgomery County, this workshop is appropriate for anyfamily of an adult with an intellectual disability. For questions pleasecontact Brooke Levey at brooke@dsnmc.org.

Free

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Start:
May 25, 2021 @ 11:00 pm
End:
May 26, 2021 @ 12:30 am
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