In PA state how does one go about declaring a senior mentally unstable adult incompetent? What's involved in guardianship in PA.

Asked 8 months ago - Pasco, WA

73 year old woman who does not have dementia but won't take medication as prescribed . Her Dr. has recommended guardianship for her. She refuses to leave her home. Can't follow through on helping herself.

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  1. Robert Daniel Kelly


    Contributor Level 20

    Answered . You would need to consult with an attorney in PA. Here is one reference I found online:

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