The job of being a full time caregiver is an important one that has its peaks and valleys, but the goal is to have more peaks than valleys. When the child becomes the parent, the changing roles can be challenging if you do not find the right balance. Taking care of your own health and emotional well-being ensures you can cope with the challenges of caring for a loved one, while maintaining a good quality of life for both of you. Remember, if you don’t care for yourself, you won’t be able to care for anyone else.
Beware of aggressive callers posing as senior service providers
According to many surveys, a majority of Americans do not have any estate planning documents in place. Some people think they are unnecessary and some people intend to have them drafted, but never quite get around to doing it. Here is a list of the five documents that everyone 18 years or older should have in place as part of an estate plan. Depending on an individual’s particular needs, additional documents may also be helpful.
Orlando United Assistance Center
The team at The Elder Law Center of Kirson & Fuller offers our prayers and support to all those affected by the recent tragedy in Orlando.
Congratulations to our own Holly Howard for completing the Advanced Paralegal Certification program on Estate Planning to achieve the ACP credential! The Advanced Paralegal Certification program is provided by NALA to paralegals who have already achieved the Certified Paralegal (CP) designation and who complete a challenging course designated and monitored […]
We are proud to Announce that our very own Renee V. Peppy has been named to the Legal Aid Society 2015 Honor Roll! This distinction recognizes attorneys who close a pro bono case with 20 or more hours or provide 20 or more hours in a project. So, in addition […]
Fordham Law News
Written by Tracy Zanco, Esq.
Starting on October 1, 2015, changes to Florida’s Health Care Surrogate Law, Ch. 765, F.S., will go into effect.