Pierce County Chapter

University Place Library
3609 Market Place West
University Place, WA 98466

3/26/15: 12:30-2:30 PM
4/23/15: 12:30–2:30 PM
5/19/15: 12:30-2:30 PM
6/30/15: 12:30-2:30 PM

Rey Aquinde
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President
253-459-2401
 
Ann Tolliver
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Vice President
253-446-6011
 
Cora Castor
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Secretary
253-380-5741
 
Fern Caldwell
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Treasurer
360-832-6290
 


March 26, 2015
Pierce County Chapter Meeting
Time:
12:30pm - 2:30pm
Location:
University Place Library
3609 Market Place West
University Place, WA 98466
Event Host:
Rey Aquinde / Chapter President / 253-459-2401
Trainer:
Melanie Reynolds, CPG from Anchor Guardianship and Case Management Services, Inc.
Training Topic:
“Unravelling the Mystique of Guardianships” (1 CE)

Have you ever had an incapacitated resident whose participation or private payments are not getting paid, and not been able to find a family member or natural support person to help make sure that it gets paid? Or, a resident who is starting to show signs that they may not be able to make safe and wise decisions for themselves for much longer, whether it is about their money, their medical care, or other aspects of their lives? Then you need this training!

Melanie’s presentation will begin with helping the learner to develop an understanding of alternatives to a full guardianship. You may learn of an option that will help support your resident in their decision-making, or help them to get their bills paid, even if they are not at the point of being incapacitated. Melanie will also explain the process that must be taken that leads to guardianship, and steps taken during that process.

Lastly, Melanie will help attendees to understand the roles and responsibilities of the guardian, including specific timeline requirements, and help attendees to understand the rights of the incapacitated person.

FREE CEs for WSRCC Members and their Staff!!! We hope to see you there!

Next Meeting:
April 23, 2015. 12:30pm - 2:30pm