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At the November 3, 2022 North Carolina Department of Public Instruction’s Exceptional Children’s Conference, Rethinking Guardianship’s Alison Climo presented a poster titled “Disrupting the School-to-Guardianship Pipeline for Youth with IDD.” 


Spotlight on North Carolina: Rethinking Guardianship features an interview with UNC Cares Director, Linda Kendall Fields. The interview appeared in BIFOCAL Journal, with the ABA Commission on Law and Aging (Vol. 40, Issue 5, May-June 2019).

In 2018, the Rethinking Guardianship Initiative was awarded the Dorothy R. Crawford Award by the North Carolina Division of Aging and Adult Services and Department of Health and Human Services for “Its leadership in developing innovative strategies related to adult protective services or guardianship.”