Loud and Clear: A Special Needs Conversation

Care Managers: Professionals Who Make It Personal

By Dennis Sandoval, Certified Elder Law Attorney (CELA) The role of care manager developed over the past decade, originating in the field of eldercare to handle situations in which there were no nearby relatives to assist aging individuals. Responsibilities can vary greatly. A care manager may be needed to ensure that someone with a mental […]

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Posted: August 24th, 2011 | No Comments »

Why Siblings Shouldn’t Be SNT Trustees

By Steve Dale It may be counter-intuitive, but when considering trustees for your child’s special needs trust (SNT), naming a sibling – or another family member – is not a good idea. Having them on the front line for day-to-day activities could be a disservice to everyone involved. A more successful model, instead, casts them […]

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Posted: August 8th, 2011 | 6 Comments »