Guardian ad Litem Service: Information for Relatives and Carers
Barnardos. (ND). Guardian ad Litem Service: Information for Relatives and Carers. https://knowledge.barnardos.ie/handle/20.500.13085/1044
Guardian ad Litem is a person who is qualified and experienced in working with children and families. It is the Judge who is hearing the family’s case who appoints a Guardian ad Litem. Barnardos has been providing a Guardian ad Litem service since 1997 and covers all areas of the country. Barnardos provides Ireland's leading Guardian ad Litem service, where all Guardians ad Litem are professionally trained, properly vetted and have access to training, supervision and support. The Guardian ad Litem Service can make a real difference by promoting better outcomes for children who are subject to legal proceedings. We make sure the child’s voice is heard.