The Legal Guardianship Association



The Legal Guardianship Association

(L'Associazione per l'Amministrazione di Sostegno)

 

is a non-profit organization based in Bolzano that was established in 2010 by professionals with specific expertise in the fields of medicine, finance, law and social affairs.


Our activity

The activity of the Association is aimed at people with disabilities, guardians, tutors, and curators and consists of:

 

the provision of legal and financial assistance services (accounting, annual financial reporting, preparation of petitions to submit to the guardianship court, etc.)

establishing discussion groups with guardians (so-called peer counselling) in order for them to share their ongoing practical experiences

training through the organization of specific courses on the topic of legal guardianship

 

 

information access through the opening of information desks, the provision of informational material and documents useful for carrying out guardianship tasks, as well as initiating awareness campaigns

holding public conferences and seminars aimed at increasing awareness of the institute of legal guardianship and related topics;

collaborating with other Italian and international associations and organizations


directly accepting appointments as tutor, under-tutor, curator and guardian in the cases set out in Art. 408 par. 4 of the Italian Civil Code


The Legal Guardianship Association

was one of the speakers of the 4th World Congress on Adult Guardianship held in Berlin in 2016.

 

The team is member of the International Guardianship Network


Our offices are located in Bolzano, Italy