Did you know that legislation passed this last session included a bill that creates a Supported Decision Making alternative to guardianship? Even though the law does not take effect until 2022, anyone can create an informal Supported Decision Making agreement today.
In this interview with Ivanova Smith, David Lord from Disability Rights Washington explains how it works. More information will be forthcoming later this summer. In the meantime, watch the video to hear David and Ivanova discuss the importance of supported decision making.
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Click here for a look at the bill. Flip to page 144 for the sections on Supported Decision Making.