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The limited conservatorship is governed by Probate
GC-111 (http://www.courts.ca.gov/documents/gc111.pdf) is the form and the link to all guardianship/conservator forms is http://www.courts.ca/forms.htm?filter =GC
Here is a link to notice: http://www.courts.ca.gov/documents/gc020.pdf
Here is a link to the order after the Judge has issued letters (you will have to provide this to the Judge to sign): http://www.courts.ca.gov/documents/gc141.pdf
Link to the letters: http://www.courts.ca.gov/documents/gc150.pdf
From link: http://www.courts.ca.gov/selfhelp-feewaiver.htm
If you are low-income and cannot afford to pay the fee to file your court papers, you can ask for a "fee waiver.”
There are 3 ways to qualify for a fee waiver:
If you are receiving public benefits, like Medi-Cal, Food Stamps (CalFresh), Cal-Works, General Assistance, SSI, SSP, Tribal TANF, IHHS or CAPI;
If your household income, before taxes, is less than the amounts listed on Form FW-001 in item 5b; OR
If the court finds that you do not have enough income to pay for your household's basic needs AND the court fees.
To ask for a fee waiver:
For a conservatorship here is the proper form: https://www.saccourt.ca.gov/forms/docs/pr-044.pdf
If your child qualifies, yes you should ask for a fee waiver (every little bit helps). To help explain the process:
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