GUARDIANSHIP – INFORMATION FOR GUARDIANS


Check Case Status

What does a cause number mean [PR-XX-XXXX-X]?

PR = Probate Record
PR-XX = Year the case was filed in Dallas County
PR-XX-XXXX = Sequential filing number assigned to this case
PR-XX-XXXX-X = Last number indicates Court assignment

For Fees associated with Guardianship, please click here.

RIGHT CLICK TO DOWNLOAD AND SAVE A FORM TO YOUR COMPUTER
Annual Report Form For Guardian Filing Individually (English)
Annual Report Form For Co-Guardian Filing Jointly (English)
Annual Report Form (Español)
Certificate of Medical Exam (aka Doctor's Letter)
Community Initiated Guardianship Form for Facility
Community Initiated Guardianship Form for Individuals
Education Power of Attorney
Final Report of the Guardian of the Person
Guardianship Questionnaire

RIGHT CLICK TO DOWNLOAD AND VIEW A RESOURCE
Areas you may find yourself advocating for your ward
Glossary of Guardianship Terms
Guardianship and Mental Illness – Is Guardianship the Answer?
Guardianship Process Flow Chart
Guide for the Guardian of the Person
Less Restrictive Alternatives
Pro Se Instructions
Questions to ask the Doctor
Questions to ask about all Medications
Tips for Interviewing Personal Care/Living Facilities

Sources of Assistance

Guardianship Home

Download and save the PDFs to your machine before fillng them out and submitting with Adobe Reader. Most in browser PDF readers will not work correctly.