IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE
7TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT
OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA,
IN AND FOR ST. JOHNS COUNTY, FL
IN THE INTEREST OF: CASE NO:
Last name, first name DOB: xx/xx/xxxx
GUARDIAN AD LITEM REPORT TO THE COURT
Guardian ad Litem: Type of Hearing:
Date of Report: Date of Hearing:
Length of Time Child(ren) in Out of Home Care:
Number of Placements:
As the Guardian ad litem, I respectfully make the following recommendations supported by observations I have made or statements I have obtained.
A. The current goal is _______________and the goal date expires on ________. This goal remains appropriate.
C. Observations of the Child/and GAL Visitation:
D. Observations on Parental Visits/Sibling or Familial Interactions:
E. Services Needed for Children:
F. Wishes of the Child(ren):
G. Child’s Status:
H. Other Comments and Recommendations:
As the Guardian ad Litem appointed by this Court to assist the Court in determining what is in this child’s best interest, I assert I have met with and established a rapport with the child, contacted those persons significantly affecting or having relevant knowledge of the child’s life, gathered information, examined records and otherwise investigated the child’s situation in order to provide the Court with pertinent information and informed recommendations.
Volunteer Child Advocate (GAL) Date
Child Advocacy Manager (CAM) Date
I HEREBY CERTIFY that I reviewed the above Guardian Ad Litem Report to the Court and that it is being filed herein pursuant to Fla. Statute(s) 39.701 (2)(b); 39.807 (2)(b); or 39.822(4).
By: _________________________________, Esq. _____/_____/_______
Best Interest Attorney (BIA) Date
Guardian ad Litem Program