National Elder Law Month Provides Much Needed Resources for Seniors

National Elder Law Month Provides Much Needed Resources for Seniors

Put simply, May is for seniors. Since 1963, every May has been designated Older Americans Month and National Elder Law Month. The idea has been to both celebrate seniors and provide them with both education and much-needed legal resources for a wide range of senior-specific issues. The U.S. Administration for Community Living leads the annual observance of Older Americans Month. The occasion is devoted to honoring seniors through...
Drive By Signings, Online Support Groups for Family Caregivers, and More During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Drive By Signings, Online Support Groups for Family Caregivers, and More During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Even in ordinary times, one of the biggest challenges for family caregivers is feeling isolated or alone. Now, with the COVID-19 pandemic forcing everyone to stay home, we know that many caregivers may feel more isolated than ever. This in turn may cause more stress and lead to burnout if left unchecked. One of the solutions you need right now is to get the support you need for yourself and the person you are caring for. First, let us help. We...
Why We Need Good Florida Estate Planning Now More Than Ever

Why We Need Good Florida Estate Planning Now More Than Ever

Estate planning is critical for all of us. While we may not think of estate planning as a “guide”, that is exactly what it is. It is a guide that can ensure we are able to: Give our money to our loved ones at the time of our deathGive legal authority to someone we trust to make financial decisions for usAuthorize our loved ones to make critical healthcare decisions in a crisisOutline what we want when it comes to end-of-life decisions. While it...
Drive By Estate Planning is the Wave of the Future

Drive By Estate Planning is the Wave of the Future

The truth is that Covid-19 is reshaping the way we do things whether we like it or not. For many of us this means stay in place orders, shelter at home instructions, and a general change to the way things get done in our normal lives. Just because things have changed, however, does not mean that protecting yourself and your family is any less important than it was before. In fact, arguably now, it is more important than ever. This is just one...
Safety Best Practices to Protect Those You Love From the Coronavirus

Safety Best Practices to Protect Those You Love From the Coronavirus

Are you wondering how to stay safe right now as a Florida senior? Or, are you concerned for an aging loved one? We know that uncertain times can put all of us on edge. Often, even when we are inundated with information, the right knowledge from a trusted source can put our minds at ease. We can no longer ignore the fact that the Covid-19 virus (coronavirus) is spreading at an alarming rate around the world. Even with its unprecedented spread,...