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Indiana: Volunteer advocacy group works to protect the elderly

November 17, 2015 // 0 Comments

Bloomington will soon welcome a new volunteer guardianship program for the elderly community to help combat legal and financial troubles. According to an Area 10 Agency press release, Indiana is one of the few states that “does not have a state-supported public system of providing adult guardianship services for the indigent.” The release goes on to state that though the need for these services is increasing in Indiana, support from the state has yet to rise, which will leave the elderly [- more...]