Graduating from pediatric to adult health care

Decision-Making & Guardianship

Guardian Advocacy and Other Options

Health Care Directives

Confidentiality and Disclosure

Legal Resources

  • #JustAdulting. resources on legal rights and responsibilities for young adults (2015, Florida Bar Association)
  • Legal and Financial (2013; video produced by Nemours)
  • Florida Legal Services  (legal assistance based on income eligibility)
  • Florida Bar Lawyer Referral Service (online directory)
  • Selective Service for Men with Disabilities. Young males who are age 18, have a disability and live at home must register with Selective Service if they can reasonably leave their homes and move about independently. A friend or relative may help a disabled man fill out the registration form if he can’t do it himself. See more information about registering with the Selective Service System.