Neighbors helping neighbors! Legal Guardians are appointed by the court to act as an advocate for a person who has been found to be incompetent. Responsibilities can include overseeing the individual’s welfare, making personal decisions on their behalf, and managing their assets. Volunteers will be matched with a ward based on the type of guardianship they want to do (person and/or estate). The work can be completed around your own schedule and mileage reimbursement at the federal rate is available.