Q: Guardianship or Power of attorney? My son 39yrs, an adult. SMI and schizophrenic. I think he is getting worse. I am Mom.
He still lives with me. He also has legal fines, court dates that he misses, is on probation and just seems to be digging this hole deeper and deeper. I want to help him.
A guardianship would give you the most control and the most help. Check with your son's physician to see if the physician would support a guardianship.
But speak with someone you trust before commencing this legal procedure. This will be a most difficult task even with a guardianship.
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