Training Requirement for Guardian of Person effective September 2018 – guardianship training for newly appointed guardians
Estate Planning (Money Management, Powers of Attorney, Estate Guardians, Trustees)
Being a Guardian (Illinois Lawyer Finder)
Equip for Equality (Disability rights, Guardianship reform, and resources.
ARC (Association for Retarded Citizens covers programs and issues for persons with disabilities)
Department on Aging (Includes statewide programs for aging and legislative action)
Department of Education – Illinois State Board of Education. This website is useful when involved with Individual Education Plans.
Illinois Department of Public Health – This is site for Illinois Department of Public Health which has information on advanced directives.
County Public Guardian and Administrators
Other important links
Wood Ramp Design: How to Add a Ramp that Looks Good and Works Too
Top 5 things to consider when designing an accessible bathroom for wheelchair users.
https://www.eastersealstech.co m/2014/06/11/top-5-things-cons ider-designing-accessible-bath room-wheelchair-users/
Handicap Accessible Modifications That Won’t Turn Off Future Homebuyers
https://www.angieslist.com/art icles/handicap-accessible-modi fications-won-t-turn-future- homebuyers.htm
Creating a Wheelchair-Accessible Backyard For Visitors
https://www.builddirect.com/bl og/creating-a-wheelchair-acces sible-backyard-for-visitors/
Wheelchair Gardening Tips
https://learn.eartheasy.com/ar ticles/wheelchair-gardening-ti ps/
Building An Accessible Garage
Home Modifications for the Elderly
https://www.nolo.com/legal-enc yclopedia/home-modifications- elderly-32265.html
The Consumer’s Guide to Stair Lifts for the Elderly and Disabled
https://www.homeadvisor.com/r/ stair-lift-guide-for-elderly-d isabled-assistance/
Home Modification for Aging in Place: Safe Bathroom Remodeling Options for Seniors
https://www.homeclimates.com/b log/aging-in-place-safe-bathro om-remodeling
Important Garage Modifications to Help Seniors Who Want to Age-in-Place
https://www.aginginplace.org/i mportant-garage-modifications- to-help-seniors-who-want-to- age-in-place/
Healthy Aging in Place: 3 Ideas for Seniors Who Want to Eat Nutritiously at Home
https://thefoodoasis.com/healt hy-aging-in-place-3-ideas-for- seniors-who-want-to-eat- nutritiously-at-home/
Elder-Proofing Your Yard
https://hbfaroundtheclock.com/ 2018/05/30/elder-proofing-your -yard/