This CEU presentation is designed for medical professionals, clinicians, and professionals who serve older adults and persons with disabilities. Elder law attorneys from Winston Law Group and Aging Life Care Specialists from Community Living Options will discuss various life transitions and challenges experienced by older adults throughout the lifespan, including: declines in health, unexpected hospitalizations, transitioning from a family member to a caregiver, the legal documents used to protect older adults, the process of becoming a health care proxy/guardian/conservator, and eligibility for public benefits. Learn best practices and resources to help older adults and their families transition through life successfully.
- Learn strategies to help clients discuss care options and overcome resistance to care
- Understand the differences among supportive housing options for older adults
- Understand how advanced planning documents can be used to protect an older adult's assets and health care wishes
- Learn about eligibility requirements for public benefits and government assistance when it comes to in-home care, veterans benefits, Masshealth, and more
Lunch will be provided.
Sponsored by Century Bank
Registration Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/successfully-planning-for-aging-transitions...