Guardianship | Statewide

Providing guardianship, protective and fiduciary services to persons with disabilities.

Contact Guardianship

24 Jefferson Road
Whitefield, NH 03570
Phone: 603-837-9561
Fax: 603-837-2613
Email: info@gsgs.org

18 Low Avenue
Concord, NH 03301
Phone: 603-224-0805
Fax: 603-229-1758

Guardianship Services was established in 1986 by the NH Supreme Court as a Public Guardian and Protection Program. The Program currently serves over 500 individuals throughout New Hampshire.

Guardianship of the Person

Following appointment by the Probate Court, Guardianship Services works to identify and secure services to promote the health, welfare and safety of its wards in the least restrictive setting possible.

Nursing Home Based: $260.00 per month
Community-Based: $265.00 per month
Fees are subject to change

Guardianship of Estate

Some individuals are appointed a guardian for financial affairs. The primary duty of an Estate Guardian is to secure and maximize an individual’s estate in order to improve and/or maintain the ward’s quality of life. The rule of prudent financial management is applied.

Fee: $150.00 per hour plus expenses.
Fees are subject to change

Representative/Protective Payee

Guardianship Services also acts as a representative or protective payee for persons who need assistance managing their monthly public, private income, and benefits.

Fee: The Social Security Administration’s approved rate.

Conservatorship

Guardianship Services can assist persons who petition the court for an agent to manage their financial affairs. This is a voluntary option; incapacitation need not be found by the probate court.

Fee: $150.00 per hour plus expenses.
Fees are subject to change

Training

Guardianship Services provides local, state and national training on a variety of issues concerning persons with disabilities and estate and trust management. All eligible staff are National Certified Guardians by the Center for Guardianship Certification.

Fee: Call for information.

Trustee

Guardianship Services administers Special Needs Trust for qualifying individuals to protect and secure all benefits while affording the individuals opportunities to improve their quality of life.

Fee: $150.00 per hour plus expenses.
Fees are subject to change

Consultation

Guardianship Services can provide consultation to families, nursing homes, attorneys and hospitals on all aspects of guardianship.

Fee: Call for information.

SENIOR CITIZENS of COOS COUNTY
Are you receiving all the Benefits and Assistance you are entitled to?

Home Based Financial Coordinator Services in partnership with ServiceLink, can help you determine your eligibility for entitlements such as:

  • Social Security Benefits Income
  • Private Annuities and Pensions
  • Medicare A, B and D
  • Private  Insurances
  • Medicaid
  • Assistance Programs for: Home Maintenance, Fuel and Electricity costs.
  • Financial assistance

We can guide you through the process from start to finish in the privacy of your own home or you are welcome to visit us in our Whitefield office.

For more information contact Meredith Robinson at 603-837-9561 or email: mrobinson@tccguardianship.org
First consultation is free. Annual fee of $60.00.