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FAQ - Guardianship

Arizona Civil Legal Needs Community Survey

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Encuesta de Necesidades Legales Civiles de Arizona

Las organizaciones legales civiles en Arizona buscan su opinión para aumentar su capacidad de satisfacer las necesidades legales civiles de los residentes de bajos ingresos de Arizona. Por favor complete esta encuesta para ayudar a mejorar los servicios legales civiles en Arizona.

What happens after minor guardianship is granted?

Once the Court grants you guardianship, you have an obligation to care for the minor as a parent and to perform the legal duties of a guardian.  In certain situations, you may need to prove you are the legal guardian to the minor.  To show proof of guardianship you are issues Letters of Guardianship by the Court.  Keep these letters safe and make sure to make copies to share with doctors, schools, etc...