Resources for Private Guardians and Conservators

Resources for Private Guardians and Conservators

This database has been developed by the Office of the Public Guardian to provide a central place where guardians and conservators can find information for post-appointment aid. Please use the links below to navigate public and private organizations and resources that can help with your duties as a guardian and/or conservator.

Resources By Category

Aging and Adult
Child and Family
Developmental Disabilities
Financial Resources
Mental Health
Frequently Asked Questions for Guardians and Conservators
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General Guardianship/Conservatorship Resources

  •  Folks in Lancaster County may find this website from Judge Parsley helpful, it addresses court documentation procedures. 
  • The National Guardianship Association provides excellent insight into standards of best practice for those serving as guardians. 


Standards of Practice, National Guardianship Association

Adopted in 2000 and revised in 2013 and 2022, NGA's Standards of Practice offer guidelines for guardians and conservators across the country. The newly approved standards can be reviewed on the National Guardianship Association's website.