Minor Child Guardianship
In order to get guardianship of a minor child, you must explain to the court how a guardianship is in the best interest of the child and ask the court to appoint you as the guardian. Look through our self-help forms, videos, and linked resources on Guardianship in Indiana.
Minor Guardianship Without Consent
This form can be used to appoint you as a minor child’s guardian when a parent or interested party does not consent.
Minor Guardianship With Consent
This form can be used to appoint you as the guardian of a minor child when all parents and interested parties consent.
Helpful Resources and Tools
Guardianship Frequently Asked QuestionsClick here to see commonly asked guardianship questions.
Indiana County Court Local RulesReview local rules for your Indiana county.
Indiana Department of EducationFind contact information for the Indiana school in which you may be enrolling your child.
National Guardianship AssociationThis organization works to protect the interests of guardians and people in their care.