|Create Date||July 5, 2017|
|Last Updated||July 6, 2017|
This 2-page factsheet describes the types of guardianship available in Texas and their ramifications for the person deemed “incapacitated” by a court, while introducing supported decision-making agreement as a better alternative for persons with I/DD that are now available in Texas thanks in large part to legislative advocacy by the Arc of Texas.
Keywords: Texas, United States, Arc of Texas, guardianship, advocacy, alternatives, SDM agreements, legislation
|Arc of Texas-Alternatives to Guardianship SDM Agreements (2016).pdf||Download|