Are guardianships for minor children different from guardianship for older persons?

Are guardianships for minor children different from guardianship for older persons?

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Guardianship of the person of a minor child is very different. It's typically handled through custody proceedings in the Family Law Court. Guardianship over the property of a minor is not very different and is often handled through the Probate Court in a very similar fashion of guardian of the property of the elderly person.