Planning for Home Care, Assisted Living and Nursing Home Care
Elder Law Associates PA develops personalized plans for clients and their families as loved ones age, including the best use and management of personal and financial resources to meet their long-term objectives, exploring all home-based care options as a first priority when appropriate and easing transitions in the event a facility placement is required. We work with geriatric care managers and other placement specialists to achieve a proper placement of a loved one.
We also work with financial advisors to address issues relating to the proper liquidation and investments of our clients’ assets in concert with the recommendations we make to achieve client objectives.
Long-term care planning includes advising our clients regarding the most appropriate long-term living arrangements for their particular situation and assistance with facility placement. The firm also uses various legal techniques and instruments which protect and preserve assets for our clients. In addition, we can advise our clients on how to obtain public benefits, including Medicaid and VA Aid and Attendance benefits.
Elder Law Associates PA can assist our clients with:
- Planning for long-term living arrangements and care
- Nursing home care
- Assisted Living Facility care
- Home and community based Medicaid waiver services
- Medicaid planning and applications
- VA Benefits planning and applications
- Nursing Home and Assisted Living Facility residents’ rights
- Planning for and purchasing long-term care insurance.
For more information about Elder Law Associates PA’s long-term care planning services in New York or Florida, please contact us or call 1-800-ELDERLAW or (561) 750-3850.
Having gone through an extremely difficult Medicaid application process for my father in Florida years ago and with the recent passing of my mother I desperately needed to find a competent and understanding law firm that could expedite and help me with elder care legal issues for my uncle in Boca.
Living in NYC with nobody to take care of my sick uncle 1,400 miles away, I found the expertise and compassion of Howard Krooks and his wonderful firm to be incredible. I would highly recommend them to anyone and already have.
When my mom had a stroke -- and unfortunately due to her diabetes -- needed to be moved full time to a nursing home, I needed to qualify her for Medicaid, as the cost of proper care is prohibitive. Ellen and her team did an outstanding job, helping to reallocate my mom's assets and quickly qualifying her for Medicaid benefits. It would be almost impossible for the typical person to get through this process in such a short period of time.
I truly thank Elder Law Associates PA for making this happen.
Very well satisfied. The service was great in communicating all documents and proceedings with us to fully understand everything. The staff was AWESOME! In the future, (if) I know anyone, I will refer you.
I want to tell you how impressed I am with your video. I love that it is not one of the run-of-the-mill sales-pitch videos. It is warm and friendly and from the heart, and makes the viewer (me) feel very welcome to be friends with both of you, although I never met Howie. The two of you seem to have a partnership made in Heaven ... Hope you get at least 25 more years together. My best wishes to you both, and thank you for the work you did for us.
I have been in the Real Estate Business for a little over 50 years and have dealt with literally thousands of attorneys over that time. Ellen Morris has handled my personal account - every time I always comment how great she is. My wife had dementia and there was the eventual problem of running out of insurance coverage and the tax ramifications when she died. I had business fears from an Industrial Park that I owned and all the liabilities from a few business entities that I also owned, Ellen was recommended at least 8 or 9 years ago. This recommendation was the best recommendation that I have ever received. She not only knows all the laws, but also keeps up with all the new requirements that are here in a changing environment. One of the outstanding things about her firm and especially her, is the understanding of all the fears one has, and her solving of them. Every time I have had a question, she was there, with an answer and solution before the day was over. She was over fair with her billing - I always felt it was Christmas and she was giving me a present. I was running a company doing over $100 million in sales and I am over 80 years old, so I am in a position to admire super professionalism and great patience tempered with a great degree of empathy. When asked what attorney to use, there is nobody to hold a candle to Ellen Morris, Esq.
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