Helpful LinksFile a complaint against a guardian or conservator

Below is a list of helpful links and organizations statewide and nationally that may provide additional resources pertaining to Guardianship/Conservatorship. 

 

 
 
 
  • ABA Commission on Law and Aging 
    ABA Commission on Law and Aging has the mission to strengthen and secure the legal rights, dignity, autonomy, quality of life, and quality of care of elders.
     
  • Disability Rights of Idaho 
    Disability Rights of Idaho is a non-profit, advocacy agency serving people with disabilities in Idaho.
     
  • Idaho Commission on Aging 
    Idaho Commission on Aging serves Idaho’s seniors, people with disabilities, and their caregivers by safeguarding their rights, fostering self-sufficiency, providing counseling, and advocating on their behalf.
     
  • Idaho Legal Aid Services 
    Idaho Legal Aid Services is a non-profit Idaho law firm and community education organization that, among many services, provides a Senior Legal Hotline and the Idaho Senior Legal Guidebook.
     
  • National Guardianship Association  
    National Guardianship Association has the mission to advance the nationally recognized standard of excellence in guardianship. 
     
  • The Center for Elders and the Courts 
    The Center for Elders and the Courts serves as a resource for the judiciary and court management on issues related to aging. The center strives to increase judicial awareness of issues related to aging, provide training tools and resources to improve court responses to elder abuse and adult guardianships, and develop a collaborative community of judges, courts staff, and aging experts. 

I.C.A.R. 54 - Guardianships and Conservatorships

Every individual seeking appointment as a guardian or conservator shall file with the court a certificate of completion of the Supreme Court’s on-line training course relating to the duties and responsibilities of a guardian or conservator prior to the issuance of permanent letters of guardianship or conservatorship unless otherwise waived by the court for good cause. The Supreme Court may charge a $25.00 fee to participants to cover the cost of furnishing this training. This fee shall be deposited in the guardianship pilot project fund as provided in section 31-3201G, Idaho Code. Effective Date: August 1, 2011


> The Center for Elders and the Courts serves as a resource for the judiciary and court management on issues related to aging.  The center strives to increase judicial awareness of issues related to aging, provide training tools and resources to improve court responses to elder abuse and adult guardianships, and develop a collaborative community of judges, courts staff, and aging experts.

> Check out the Idaho State Bar’s Guardian & Conservator Q & A Pamphlet