Long Term Care Planning and Resources for Families

Traditionally families see Elder Law attorneys for estate planning and other traditional Elder Law services. Today there is an additional important need for many seniors and their families – accessing quality long term care and paying for it. Families are often overwhelmed with all of the issues related to the long term care system and need assistance beyond what traditional legal documents can provide. We integrate the idea of long term care planning into our traditional services to help our clients access quality long term care when necessary.

We Provide Legal Advice Related to:
  • The importance and benefits of Powers of Attorney
  • Medicare coverage and appeals
  • Understanding the rules related to accessing Medicaid Benefits
  • Preserving benefits for disabled heirs via Special Needs Trusts
  • When guardianship is necessary
  • Preserving assets for well spouses and disabled children
Medicare, Medicaid and Resource Planning

Planning in advance or in response to an unanticipated need for care can help protect your estate and your peace of mind. By planning you can make sure to receive all of the benefits to which you are entitled under the Medicare and Medicaid Programs as well as identifying other resources and the insurance products that are available for long term care.