Webinar focuses on guardianship

ESCANABA — The Michigan Alliance for Families is collaborating with Pathways to host a free live webinar workshop called Rethinking Guardianship-Facilitating Life-Long Self Determination with Dohn Hoyle of The Arc Michigan on Nov. 30 from 1 to 4:30 p.m. at Pathways, 2500 7th Ave. S., Suite 100, Escanaba.

The workshop will discuss the implications of guardianship as well as alternatives to guardianship that can be utilized as a student reaches the age of majority on their 18th birthday.

Parents and relatives of children with a disability, professionals who work with individuals with disabilities, and teenagers learning to advocate for themselves may all find this workshop helpful. Pre-registration to Lisa@michiganallianceforfamilies or (906) 483-0442 is appreciated so organizers can plan for materials, etc.


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