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Lutheran Social Service - Guardianship

Guardianship and Conservatorship Program

Moorhead

715 11th St N, Ste 401, Moorhead, MN, 56560-2083

Distance: 504 Miles

(888) 806-6844

Website

https://www.lssmn.org/services/older-adults/guardian-and-conservator

Service Details

Description

Provides guardianship or conservatorship services to people who have been judged unable to do so for themselves due to illness or other conditions


Legal guardians and conservators are responsible for the care and custody of the individuals and/or the management of their estates.


Additional Information

Guardians and Conservators are appointed by the court to manage the affairs of incapacitated adults, advocate in their best interest, and ensure their safety and well-being.
If an individual has no family or friends available to assume this responsibility, Lutheran Social Service (LSS) may be appointed guardian and/or conservator to see that the individual's needs are met.


* A guardian is appointed to help individuals manage their living situation, health needs and financial affairs
* A conservator is appointed to manage and preserve the assets of a protected person


Features

  • Client Information and Specialization
    • Adults with disabilities 
    • Family 
    • Older adults 

Eligibility

Guardianship and Conservatorship by court appointment. Other services by referral or self-referral.


Application Instructions

Referral by social workers, case managers, attorneys. Some self- or family referrals.


Fees

Fees vary. Method of Payment: Private pay/some county contracts


Business Hours

9:00am - 5:00pm, Monday - Friday


Area Served

Northwestern Minnesota


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (888) 806-6844

Last Update

5/20/2019

Other Locations

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  • Lutheran Social Service - Guardianship 1605 Eustis St, Ste 310, St. Paul, MN, 55108-1219
  • Mankato 710 S 2nd St, Mankato, MN, 56001-3810
  • Menahga 501 Main St NE, Menahga, MN, 56464-8701
  • St. Cloud 22 Wilson Ave NE, Ste 110, St. Cloud, MN, 56304-0440
  • Willmar 333 Litchfield Ave SW, Willmar, MN, 56201-3352

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