Three of OPA's most useful publications for carers of people with disability are now back in print.
Securing their future - January 2019
This publication is a resource for parents, relatives and significant others caring for Victorians with a decision-making disability, jointly published by Office of the Public Advocate (OPA) and State Trustees.
It sets out in simple terms, how those caring for Victorians with a decision-making disability can protect and safeguard their futures.
Supported decision making in Victoria: A guide for families and carers
As its name suggests, supported decision-making provides support for the person to make their own decisions.
This guide - the first of its kind - takes readers through the various ways in which supported decision-making can occur in Victoria, taking account of all the legal possibilities, while also providing best-practice advice.
Side by Side: A guide for people wanting support to make decisions
This guide contains step-by-step instructions, an easy English fact sheet, and the forms to appoint a medical support person and supportive attorney.
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