Authored By: Colorado Legal Services
You, As a Conservator: Resources
User’s Manual for Conservators in Colorado, Colorado Courts
Information on how to fill out a financial plan, managing the finances of the protected person, frequently asked questions, and a list of resources. http://bit.ly/OPbpz7
So Now You Are a Conservator pamphlet, Colorado Bar Association
Conservatorship overview http://bit.ly/YAuGn3
Find-a-Lawyer, ColoradoBar Association
A directory of lawyers practicing in specific legal areas, including elder law. http://bit.ly/WjMTev
Certified Public Accountants, Colorado Society of Certified Public Accountants:
Referral list - choose “Estate, Gift Tax & Trust” category http://bit.ly/Z0slns
Other Legal Resources:
Provides legal representation and advice in civil legal matters such as housing, public benefits, welfare, social security, mental health, and elder law. Also provides a list of self-help resources on civil legal topics. You must apply to determine if you are eligible for representation.
Promotes and protects the rights of people with disabilities and older people in Colorado.
Provides representation in issues of fair housing, access to state or federally-funded services,
and addresses complaints of residents in nursing homes. Sliding scale based on
Provides information and instruction about guardianships of Colorado adults.