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Your life, your choice - Guardianship and Administration

August 2017

You have the right to make your own decisions. But if you cannot make decisions for yourself, due to disability or illness, and you do not have a power of attorney, you may need a guardian. This fact sheet explains when and how a guardian or administrator may be appointed.

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Your life, your choice

August 2017

This brochure explains different ways you can plan for your future. It includes contact details for the Victorian Aboriginal Legal Service and Office of the Public Advocate who can help you learn more.

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Compulsory treatment plan

Compulsory treatment plans: Do you need help from a lawyer?

September 2016

This free Easy English fact sheet is for people living at the Disability Forensic Assessment and Treatment Service. It can help them get ready for going to the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal about a compulsory treatment plan.

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Supervised treatment order

Supervised treatment orders: do you need help from a lawyer?

September 2016

This free Easy English fact sheet can help you get ready for going to the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal about a supervised treatment order.

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Are you on a treatment order?

July 2016

A free booklet containing information about treatment orders, revoking your order and getting free legal help.

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Are you on a treatment order? (Vietnamese)

June 2016

A free booklet containing information about treatment orders, revoking your order and getting free legal help.

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Are you on a treatment order? (Arabic)

June 2016

A free booklet containing information about treatment orders, revoking your order and getting free legal help.

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Are you on a treatment order? (Italian)

June 2016

A free booklet containing information about treatment orders, revoking your order and getting free legal help.

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Are you on a treatment order? (Macedonian)

June 2016

A free booklet containing information about treatment orders, revoking your order and getting free legal help.

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Are you on a treatment order? (Spanish)

June 2016

A free booklet containing information about treatment orders, revoking your order and getting free legal help.

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Are you on a treatment order? (Turkish)

June 2016

A free booklet containing information about treatment orders, revoking your order and getting free legal help.

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Are you on a treatment order? (Greek)

June 2016

A free booklet containing information about treatment orders, revoking your order and getting free legal help.

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Are you on a treatment order? (Traditional Chinese)

June 2016

A free booklet containing information about treatment orders, revoking your order and getting free legal help.

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Are you on a treatment order? (Simplified Chinese)

June 2016

A free booklet containing information about treatment orders, revoking your order and getting free legal help.

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