Senior Citizens

Senior Citizens

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Health

General Information
Health care issues, manuals, video trainings

Medicare

Nursing Homes
Medicaid rules, financial help for married couples, spouse in nursing home rules, caregiver guide

Housing

General Information
Housing law, supportive housing, manuals, video trainings

Housing Discrimination
Fair housing laws about disability, race, national origin, gender, religion, age, family, and sexual orientation

Homeownership
Buying and selling a home, mobile homes, mortgage foreclosure, contract deeds, property taxes

Powers of attorney/advance directives

General Information
Health care power of attorney, property power of attorney, living wills

Advance Directives

Living Wills

Powers of Attorney

Senior Citizens

General Information
Public service resources, senior citizens handbook, free legal services

Discrimination
Prohibited discrimination in employment based on age or disability, renters' rights

Nursing homes
Long-term care, red flags, solving problems, decision making, non-nursing home options, laws & regulations, oversight & monitoring, admission agreement, getting good care

Other Senior Citizens
Financial assistance, Medicare/Medicaid, paying for medicine, health insurance, guardians, wills & trusts, Community Care Program, marriage/divorce, grandparent rights, housing, consumer

Probate

Social Security

General Information

Beneficiaries

Eligibility

Hearings

Immigrant Eligibility

Other Social Security

Overpayments/Recoupment

Retirement Benefits

Social Security Disability Insurance

General Information

Disabilities (Physical/Mental)

Hearings

Medical-Vocational Guidelines

Other Social Security Disability Benefits

Overpayments/Recoupment

Substantial Gainful Activity/Trial Work

Terminations

Ticket to Work

Veterans/Military

General Information
Public resources, getting Supplemental Security Income while in a VA hospital, manuals, video trainings

Estate Planning

Veterans' Benefits

Wills/Estates

General Information
Settling an estate when someone dies, what property is in your estate, senior citizens handbook, trusts

Beneficiaries

Contested

Drafting
Estate planning, living trusts, avoiding probate, same sex couples' assets and rights, wills and powers of attorney

Estate Planning

Intestacy
Same sex couples' property, contractual agreements

Other Wills/Estates
Inheritance, how to transfer inherited items

Payable Upon Death Account (PDA)

Probate

Small Estates
Estate planning, small estate affidavit, transferring property

Trusts
How to create a power of attorney, wills, living trusts, same sex couples

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