Nevada Revised Statutes (NRS)
This is the link to the Nevada Revised Statutes relating to guardianships including
Chapter 159, Chapter 160 relating to veterans, and Chapter 253 relating to Public
Guardians. This link is offered only as a courtesy and should not replace the
advice of qualified legal counsel.
Washoe County Courts
This link provides access to the Washoe County Courts allowing someone to
search the status of a case by clicking the case search in the link bar at the top of
their home page. The self-help forms link can provide self-help packets for
Washoe County, Nevada
This is the link to the Washoe County Homepage, including links to the Washoe
County Public Guardian, Senior Services, Social Services and many other
programs available to Washoe County residents.
Nevada Aging and Disability Services Division
This is the link to the This is the link for the Nevada Aging and Disability Services
Division which includes information about Elder Protective Services, the
Ombudsman, and other elder services such as CHIPS. There are also a number of
links for senior services on this site.
National Guardianship Association
The National Guardianship Association (NGA) is a national organization. The NGA
has established Standards of Practice and a Code of Ethics for guardians.
Center for Guardianship Certification
The Center for Guardianship Certification (CGC) is a national organization. The
Center for Guardianship Certification certifies Guardians.
Nevada Guardianship Association
The Nevada Guardianship Association (NVGA) is a non-profit organization which
promotes excellence in Guardianships of Nevada. The NVGA is a state affiliate of
the National Guardianship Association.
Aging Life Care Association (ALCA)
Formerly The National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers.
ALCA provides information on care managers around the country.
Nevada's Care Connection:
Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC)
This is the link to the ADRC One Stop Access to information regarding programs
and services that benefit Nevada's seniors, people with disabilities and caregivers.
The Care Connection program is a collaboration of many public programs offering
long term support to consumers in need.
Here are some other website you may find of assistance
GSN Serves As:
* Guardians to adults (and minors
in certain situations)
* Co-Guardians with family and
friends including those out-of-state
* Fiduciaries for estate plans
* Personal representatives in probates
Nothing in this website constitutes or should be construed as tax or legal advice. Visitors to this website should seek advice based on their particular circumstances from an independent, competent advisor.
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