“Guardianship is a process designed to protect and exercise the legal rights of individuals whose functional limitations prevent them from being able to make their own decisions. It is the most restrictive type of decision-making assistance.”   ~ Florida State Guardianship Association

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Professional Guardianship Consultation

Do You Need Help With Your Annual Report?

Marianne is a retired Professional Guardian. Though no longer provides direct guardianship services, Marianne is available for consultation. If you are a guardian and need assistance completing required reports, Guiding Sense Solutions can help with the following reports.

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As a Professional Guardian, Marianne has worked with individuals who have been deemed incapacitated by the circuit courts of Florida. In addition, Marianne was an Examining Committee Member.  While working as a professional guardian, Marianne was prudent in making decisions on behalf of the ward's best interest in regards to social, health and financial decisions. These legal proceeding are governed by Chapter 744, Florida Statutes. Because of this experience, Marianne has an understanding of the court's expectations during routine audits. Timely and accurate reporting is one step toward guardianship risk management. 

How to Report Guardianship Fraud

  • Online: File a report

  • Hotline: (866) 272-4351

  • Address: 4010 Lewis Speedway, Saint Augustine, FL 32084

 

Submissions are sent directly to the Clerk of Courts Audit Services Division

If you suspect physical abuse or neglect, please contact the Florida Department of Children and Families at 1 (800) 96ABUSE (1 (800) 962-2873).