What are a full guardian’s responsibilities?

A guardian has the powers and responsibilities of a parent. The guardian must provide for the minor’s education, social activities, and authorize medical or other professional care and/or treatment for the minor

The guardian must submit an annual report to the court on condition of the minor. It includes but not limited to medical care, mental health treatment, educational status of the child. It should clearly state the reasons to continue the guardianship.

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1. What is limited guardianship?
2. What parental rights and responsibilities does the parent have with limited guardianship?
3. How important is the placement plan?
4. What are the advantages of a limited guardianship?
5. What can’t a limited guardian do?
6. What is full guardianship?
7. What are a full guardian’s responsibilities?
8. When is a full guardian not responsible?
9. What else do I need to know?
10. What are the primary differences of a full and a limited guardianship?
11. How is a guardianship terminated?
12. What if I have other questions or need help understanding and / or filling out the forms?