What is a Guardian?

What is a Guardian ad litem?

What do Guardians Ad Litem do?

The guardian ad litem (also sometimes referred to as a GAL or Guardian) has been asked  by the judge to find out about you.

The guardian will:

· speak to you about what you want to happen and don’t want to happen and where you want to live

· speak to all the people who are important to you

· work out what he or she thinks should happen

– tell the judge