Guardian Advocate for AdultsView more opportunities from this organization
Various Locations | SG County, KS 00000 | Sedgwick County
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|Role(s):||Court Appointed Guardian for Adults|
12/31/1969 12:00 am to 12:00 am
|Requirements:||Minimum 21 years of age; must complete application and screening process; criminal and other background checks required. Volunteer opportunities available state-wide. Apply: www.ksgprog.org|
The Kansas Guardianship Program is recruiting and training interested persons to provide this individualized, legal advocacy. Advocating and protecting the rights of vulnerable adults while encouraging respect, dignity and the interdependence of all Kansans is primary to the goal of the KGP.
Responsibilities of a court appointed guardian or conservator:
As guardian or conservators, KGP volunteers advocate, monitor, and protect individual rights of the person. They seek to develop a relationship with the person; visit on a regular basis; participate in the planning of supports and services; and, make legal decisions with the goal of a higher quality of life for the individual.
Opportunities to serve as a personal advocate for someone in your community; initial and ongoing training; networking and reference materials; information as well as support and assistance from regional staff.
Volunteer opportunities available state-wide. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer, contact us at 1-800-672-0068 or visit our website at www.ksgprog.org.
Background check required.