ST. PAUL – Dakota County residents who have a family member with an intellectual or developmental disability can learn more about legal guardianship for their loved one at a free workshop from The Arc Greater Twin Cities. The workshop will be held on Monday, May 9, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at MRCI, 15191 Boulder Court, Rosemount.
The presentation will cover factors to consider in making the guardianship decision, the role of a guardian or conservator and the rights of a person who is under guardianship. Attorney Joseph Borer of Borer & Tomney Law, PLLC, who practices in guardianship and conservatorship, will discuss the legal processes and procedures for obtaining or changing a guardianship order.
There is no cost to attend, but participants are asked to register by Saturday, May 7. To register, call 952-920-0855 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Arc is partnering with Dakota CTIC in offering this guardianship workshop. This workshop is free, thanks to the support of Dakota County CTIC Funds.
The Arc Greater Twin Cities promotes and protects the human rights of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, actively supporting them and their families in a lifetime of full inclusion and participation in their communities. The Arc was started almost 70 years ago by parents determined to create more opportunities for their children with disabilities. Today, The Arc continues to be a family-focused, grassroots organization helping people address a variety of disability issues. For more information and volunteer opportunities, call The Arc Greater Twin Cities at 952-920-0855 or visit arcgreatertwincities.org.