This process should start prior to the young person turning 16 and we would strongly recommend that you consider each element and remember that the Guardianship process is based on the young person and therefore they may be entitled to Legal Aid.
Power of Attorney
To learn more about the above call us or follow the link and read some high level considerations.
If you decide to look after the young adult at home and do not consider supported accommodation as an option you will need to fit in with the activities and employment of the young person and this could impact your working hours or employment. There are options that you should then consider. The Young adult will be entitled to PIP (Personal Independence Payment) which is made up of weekly component parts.