Dementia or Alzheimer’s: Is It Too Late For Your Parents To Sign Legal Documents?

The question of competence has become a very big issue in the estate planning/elder law world over the past few years. As the population ages, and awareness of Alzheimer’s and dementia diagnoses grow, more and more adult children are questioning the ability of their elderly parents to make legal and financial decisions. Some children are… Read More »

Need Help For Nursing Home Costs?

If a family member needs care in a nursing home, you may be surprised by the cost. In our community, the cost of placement even for routine custodial care averages approximately $7,500 per month  for a semi-private room and approximately $8,500 per month for a private room. Most families cannot afford this expense without  impoverishing the at-home… Read More »