A volunteer guardian is a substitute decision maker for an incapacitated person when there is no one else able to do so.
The volunteer will need to handle paperwork on behalf of the ward, attend training sessions, make regular contact with the ward and care givers, comply with all statutory and Agency reporting requirements.
The volunteer will need to advocate for the needs of the ward.
We are looking or Volunteer Guardians in Hunterdon and Somerset and Middlesex Counties
No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.
About Volunteer Guardianship One-on-One, Inc.
188 Rt 31, Flemington, NJ 08822, US
Volunteer Guardianship One-on-One, Inc. recruits, train, monitors and supports volunteers who wish to be court appointed as volunteer guardians for the person and property of individual who have been declared incapacitated by the court. The individuals suffer from alzhemier's, dementia, chronic mental illness, and traumatic brain injury. The individuals have no family or friends willing or able to serve as their legal guardian.
Volunteer Guardianship One-on-One, Inc. is the only Agency in the state of New Jersey to provide this very human service and only one of a few in the nation. The Agency seeks to provide personal, compassionate high quality guardianship services for people who have no one else to act on their behalf.