Estate Planning for LGBTQ Families

While it’s true that since 2015, when same-sex marriage became legal throughout the country, life became increasingly manageable for more than a million couples and families in the United States. Nonetheless, there are still complexities relative to LGBTQ estate planning that require the services of a skilled estate planning attorney. At Surprenant...

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Mom Needs Nursing Home Care… Now What?

It’s a horrible situation faced by so many families.  A loved one, husband, wife, mom or dad, is slowing down and can’t live at home any longer.  The doctor says mom needs nursing home care.  What do you do?  Your neighbor tells you that nursing homes cost $12,000 per month and that...

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What is an Aging Services Access Point (ASAP)?

An Aging Service Access Point (ASAP) is a private non-profit agency with a governing board that serve and represent seniors citizens. They are about twenty-five ASAPs statewide. ASAPs are a starting point for seniors looking for services or understanding benefits available to them in the Commonwealth.  ASAPs also  provide information and referrals...

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