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Tips on Caring for Elderly Parents with Dementia

Caring for elderly parents with dementia gets harder as the condition worsens, but there are a number of steps you can take to ease your path. At Surprenant & Beneski, P.C., our elder law attorneys have extensive experience helping residents of Southeastern Massachusetts navigate this complex process, not only in terms...

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Long-term Care Planning with the help from a CELA

What is a CELA?

The National Elder Law Foundation (NELF) is the only national organization accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA) to certify practitioners of elder and special needs law. NELF’s Certified Elder Law Attorney (CELA) designation represents confirmation of a lawyer’s exceptional expertise in the practice of...

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Virtual Meetings

Since the beginning of the pandemic, we have been offering virtual meetings. Here are a few reasons people prefer them.

Time:

They’re far more efficient.Saves drive time.Easier to schedule – reduces the effort of scheduling your life around a meeting.                                                                                                                                                           

Inclusivity:

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May is National Elder Law Month!

May is a big month for seniors! Back in 1963, President John F. Kennedy declared May to be Senior Citizens Month for anyone over 65 years old. In 1980, President Jimmy Carter kept the sentiment but changed the name to Older Americans Month.

Naturally, the National Academy for Elder...

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