Managing Virtual Learning for Students with Special Needs


If the pandemic has been difficult for student learning, the situation has only been more difficult for students with special needs. From a disruption in teaching styles and formats, to newfound challenges learning in a virtual or hybrid environment, to increased isolation, students with special needs require more attention and consideration as they navigate virtual learning.

Managing Virtual Learning for Students with Special Needs2021-04-30T09:14:40-04:00

The Pandemic Is Tough on Caregivers


This post was authored by Margaret A. Graham, Esq., of Pregenzer, Baysinger, Wideman & Sale, PC,  Albuquerque, New Mexico.  She focuses her practice on special needs and elder law, and is caregiver to a child with special needs. Caregiving is hard work, even in normal times. During the pandemic, stress levels can soar.  With kids doing schoolwork [...]

The Pandemic Is Tough on Caregivers2021-03-09T10:19:08-05:00

How to plan for retirement when you have a child with special needs


This post focuses on the importance of proactive retirement planning for those with a special needs dependent. Planning for retirement can be one of the most rewarding life changes parents go through. Thinking about leisure time, vacations, and a more relaxed pace of life brings feelings of excitement and anticipation. For parents with a special [...]

How to plan for retirement when you have a child with special needs2021-03-09T10:19:16-05:00

Be Alert to Covid-19 Scams


Rebecca S. Kueny, Kueny Law LLC, Salem, Oregon, focuses her practice on elder law, special needs planning and trust administration. She is committed to helping individuals with special needs live as independently as possible.

Be Alert to Covid-19 Scams2021-01-19T09:36:18-05:00

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day Is June 15th


This post was written by Emma Hemness, CELA, founding owner of Hemness Faller Elder Law, located in the Tampa Bay area in Brandon, Florida. She limits her law practice to elder law, estate planning and special needs planning, providing guidance to families with loved ones who are elderly and persons with disabilities.

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day Is June 15th2021-01-11T11:26:50-05:00