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Elder Law Centerpoint, AL: Long-Distance Caregivers

Long-Distance Caregivers Need to Arrange a Consultation With an Elder Law Attorney

You're a long-distance caregiver. You don't live close enough to your mom and dad to stop by their home. You help them in other ways. ...

IS THERE A “RIGHT” TIME TO APPLY FOR MEDICAID?

Let’s say you are married and your husband’s health has declined to the point where he needs skilled care in a skilled care facility, a/k/a, a nursing home. ...
Elder Law Birmingham, AL: Advance Directives

Questions Families Should Ask About Advance Directives

Not everyone has to be in critical condition to need someone else to make important medical decisions for them. ...
Elder Law Hoover, AL: Long-Term Care

Can an Elder Law Attorney Help Your Parents Plan for Long-Term Care?

Whether it's dementia or severe arthritis leading to the need for long-term care, you have to consider how it's being paid for. ...

The Challenges Facing the 50 year-old Son or Daughter

Many people, around age 50, are suddenly thrust into the role of caring for their parents. Many have never thought about the issues facing seniors but now they must find the time to find the answers. ...
Elder Law Homewood, AL: Understanding Legal Information

Living Wills, Advance Directives, and Medical POAs: Aren’t They The Same Thing?

e heard of advance directives and living wills. You've also heard your doctor mention a medical power of attorney. Are they the same thing? ...

RELAX! WHAT COULD POSSIBLY GO WRONG?

No one likes to give up the privilege of driving. It is one of our first rites of passage into adulthood and it is an expression of our freedom to go wherever we choose. ...
Elder Law Mountain Brook, Al: Power of Attorney

Why Is a Power of Attorney So Important?

A power of attorney is a legal document that names an "agent" to make medical or financial decisions. ...
Elder Law Vestavia, AL: Long-Term Plans

When Is the Best Time to Discuss Long-Term Plans?

Your mom is getting older, and her health is changing. You're starting to wonder if you put off considering her long-term care plans longer than you should have. ...

Five Things to Understand About Estate Planning

Estate planning is essential, it's never too early for your dad to talk to an elder law attorney. ...

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