Logansport Legal Services
Whether you need to prepare a will or wish to protect your assets for a surviving spouse, the services of an attorney specializing in elder law can be invaluable. As far as an advance directive (paperwork regarding your wishes for life support should you be unconscious or unable to speak for yourself), an attorney is not needed to complete this document.
American College of Trust and Estate Counsel
Toll free at 800-989-9455 (Los Angeles, CA)
From this website, you can find a trust or estate planning lawyer in your area. This may be useful if you are concerned about Medicare, Medicaid and protecting your assets.
National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
Use this national directory to find an attorney in your area who specializes in the legal needs of seniors.
1604 North Country Club Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85716
Please Note: Guardian Angel Hospice does not specifically endorse the activities of these organizations, but offers their information as a sample of the kinds of materials and services that are available.
"My dad needs a lot of medical care. It's expensive! He was worried about not being able to leave enough money for Mom when he goes. An elder-law attorney helped us plan for Dad's medical care and still make sure Mom isn't left penniless afterward."