Faqs About Guardianship ( Continued )

Financial planner Ryan Platt builds on his advice for parents confused about applying for Guardianship for young adults. In the last issue, I began answering questions about Guardianship. A guardian is someone who is legally responsible for the care of another person. As a parent of a child with a diagnosis, it means you stay

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Faqs About Guardianship

If you have questions pertaining to guardianship, this article will guide you along. What is Guardianship? Guardianship needs to be considered in two scenarios: 1. When the parents die 2. While the parents are still alive First scenario: when the parents die Let’s consider the scenario of parents passing away when the child still needs

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An attempt to answer parents’ ongoing questions about government benefits for their children on the spectrum.

An attempt to answer parents’ ongoing questions about government benefits for their children on the spectrum. “Government benefits” is such a broad term. These benefits can vary from individual to individual, but some tend to be universal for most individuals with an Intellectual and Developmental Disability.  Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and Medicaid are two such

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