Lucas County Adult Guardianship Assessment Report

February 1, 2020


  • Amy Restorick Roberts
  • Jennifer Heston-Mullins
  • Elisabeth E. Fulton

In 2019, Scripps Gerontology Center was contracted by the Lucas County Guardianship Exploratory Committee to assess adult guardianship service needs in Lucas County, Ohio. This report and accompanying research brief present findings from a community assessment of current guardianship services and needs in Lucas County, a review of existing guardianship operations utilized in comparably-sized Ohio counties, and recommendations for improving guardianship services in Lucas County.

Research Brief (PDF) (430 KB)

Full Report (PDF) (953 KB)


  • Aging and Developmental Disabilities
  • Care Management
  • Legal/ Advocacy
  • Mental Health