SCARC Guardianship Services (NJ)

A nonprofit corporation created in 1989 in response to requests from parents for local guardianship services for their adult children with developmental disabilities.
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Primary geographic focus: New Jersey
Organization type(s): Provider

Today, SCARC Guardianship Services, Inc. is the guardian of 50 individuals who reside in Sussex or one of the surrounding counties, which presently includes Morris and Somerset.

Through the services of the Pro Se Legal Advocacy Program, the organization has assisted over 600 families with becoming guardians of their loved ones with developmental disabilities at a greatly reduced cost. The program assists families in the following five northern region counties of New Jersey – Sussex, Morris, Warren, Passaic, and Hudson.

Additionally, SCARC Guardianship Services, Inc. is serving as the trustee for people with an individual special needs trust, a supplemental benefits trust, or who are enrolled in the SCARC Guardianship Services, Inc. Master Trust.

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