Side by side: A guide to appointing supportive attorneys

Side by side: A guide to appointing supportive attorneys

Published: 
May 2017
Cover image of the Office of the Public Advocate booklet Side by side.

About this booklet

This free booklet has been updated for May 2017 and is currently only available to download.

Produced by Office of the Public Advocate, it is primarily for people with disability and people who support people with disability. 

It explains how to make a supportive attorney appointment. These appointments are a way a person can be supported to make and act on their decisions. These appointments promote the right of all people to make decisions about the things that affect them.

The booklet includes the appointment form and Easy English information.

To download a copy of the Side by side booklet, visit the Office of the Public Advocate website.

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