We run seminars to help people understand guardianship and administration.
Guardians and administrators are trusted people who make decisions for people who have a disability.
The seminars are for people working in aged care, hospitals, mental health, allied health and social work.
The seminar gives you an understanding of the role the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT), the Office of the Public Advocate (OPA) and State Trustees have in providing guardianship and administration services to vulnerable Victorians.
The session will cover:
- the laws and rules that make sure people are safe and treated well when someone else is making decisions for them
- how guardians and administrators are appointed
- recommendations on how and when you can access these services for your clients.
Representatives of each of the organisations will be attending. You will be able to ask them questions about the role of their organisation in guardianship and administration.
When is the next seminar?
Due to the current COVID-19 restrictions, we’re unable to run these seminars in-person and we’re currently considering alternative methods of sharing this information.
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