First make sure you want and need what you seek. An adult guardianship or conservatorship is a fairly drastic measure, but can be set up after a judge decides that
How can a durable power of attorney be ended? a person can't take care of individual personal care and finances.
The person or people named to act as a conservator on behalf of the incapacitated older person will then be responsible for ensuring:
* appropriate housing * health and medical care * food and clothing * housekeeping and personal care * transportation and recreation, and * legal counsel in all legal matters.
If a conservator is also appointed for the person’s estate will also be responsible for:
* managing all aspects of the person’s finances * protects all assets * applying for benefits, and * paying bills.
Your first stop for good information about specifics for filing and possible legal help with it would be the Decatur Probate Court, which handles such matters.