Supported Decision Making

Alternatives to Guardianship

Presented by: Dana Traynham, Senior Staff Attorney, disAbility Law Center of Virginia

Is guardianship the best or only option for individuals with disabilities as they enter adulthood? Come explore this topic and learn about alternatives to guardianship and why we should look at alternatives first. We will discuss different types of decision-making options for individuals who may need some assistance now or in the future (hint—this means everybody!).