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Nursing Home Visit Policies in Flux

2020-08-12T05:42:17-04:00

This post was authored by Mary Alice Jackson, Esq., of Boyer & Boyer, Sarasota, Florida. She is a Special Needs Alliance (SNA) board member and focuses her practice on special needs planning, elder law and estate planning. She is Board Certified in Elder Law by the Florida Bar.

Nursing Home Visit Policies in Flux2020-08-12T05:42:17-04:00

Be Alert to Covid-19 Scams

2020-08-11T09:24:10-04:00

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 Scams2020-08-11T09:24:10-04:00

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day Is June 15th

2020-07-10T13:34:00-04:00

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 15th2020-07-10T13:34:00-04:00

Understanding the Stimulus Check Program

2020-06-29T14:25:04-04:00

This post was co-authored by Tara Anne Pleat, Esq., and Edward V. Wilcenski, Esq., of Wilcenski Pleat Law, with offices in Clifton Park and Queensbury, New York. Tara’s practice includes special needs planning and administration, traditional estate planning and elder law. Ed, who is a past president of the Special Needs Alliance, focuses on special needs planning, elder law, and estate planning.

Understanding the Stimulus Check Program2020-06-29T14:25:04-04:00

Roundup: Special Ed and Coronavirus/ Coping with Early Dementia/Standalone Special Needs Trusts

2020-04-03T17:58:40-04:00

SNA attorneys have ongoing involvement with the wide-ranging issues faced by individuals with disabilities, their families and the professionals who serve them. Here is a sampling from member blogs and newsletters… Defining a Student’s Legal Rights to Special Ed During COVID-19 With coronavirus isolating families at home, how will special ed students receive the services so important [...]

Roundup: Special Ed and Coronavirus/ Coping with Early Dementia/Standalone Special Needs Trusts2020-04-03T17:58:40-04:00

Mental Illness Is the Most Common Disability

2020-07-16T09:31:47-04:00

This post was authored by Elena Lidrbauch, CELA, of Hickman & Lowder Co. LPA, Cleveland, Ohio. Her practice focuses on issues affecting persons with disabilities and older individuals, including special needs planning, guardianship and estate planning. In addition to her law degree, she has an M.Ed in rehabilitation counseling. Prior to practicing law, she spent [...]

Mental Illness Is the Most Common Disability2020-07-16T09:31:47-04:00

Nursing Home Visitation Guidelines Cause Concern

2020-07-16T09:31:31-04:00

This post was authored by Kim Dayton, Esq., Professor Emerita at the William Mitchell College of Law, St. Paul, Minnesota. Her areas of interest include disability rights, parenting an adult child on the autism spectrum, and end-of-life decision-making. In response to the coronavirus pandemic, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS), a federal agency with [...]

Nursing Home Visitation Guidelines Cause Concern2020-07-16T09:31:31-04:00

Isolation Tips for Families with Special Needs

2020-07-16T09:31:14-04:00

This post was authored by Bryn Poland, Esq., of Mayo & Poland, PLLC, Baytown, Texas. She focuses her practice on special needs trust planning and administration, qualified settlement funds, and estate planning. She is a member of the Special Needs Alliance. Schools and day programs are suspended. Non-essential businesses are told to operate remotely. Families [...]

Isolation Tips for Families with Special Needs2020-07-16T09:31:14-04:00

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