When Senior Citizens Loan Money To Others – Free Legal Forms

Don’t Lend Money Without A Written Loan Agreement  When Being Asked For A Loan Most senior citizens live on social security and have little to no savings. As the cost of living continues to increase, it becomes more difficult for seniors to live on a fixed income. Children are not always able to financially assist Read more…

Bedsores – Pressure Sores – Decubitus Ulcers – Elder Abuse

Bedsores Bedsores, also called pressure sores or decubitus ulcers, develop on areas of the body where the skin overlaps bony areas such as the lower spine and tailbone. The causal mechanism is when body pressure is asserted upon the skin and the underlying derma is pressed against the bone. (Photo Shows A Stage Four Bedsore) Read more…

Elder Law Investment Advisors – Check Their Credentials Before Investing…

Fight Back Against Financial Elder Abuse.If You Or A Loved One Has Been Approached By An “Elder Investment Advisor” Check Their Histrory and Licensing Status Before You Invest… Financial Elder Abuse is a national epidemic. There are those consultants who claim to specialize in the financial needs of the elderly and who sell high risk or fictitious investment products. According to the American Bar Association, one-in-ten Americans Read more…

Alzheimer Disease – Durable Power Of Attorney

When To Obtain A Durable Power Of Attorney  According to the Alzheimer’s Association, the number of Americans suffering from Alzheimer’s disease will nearly triple to 13.8 million by 2050 and in a recent survey performed by Merrill Lynch, 54% of respondents said Alzheimer’s is the most frightening and disabling conditions both from an emotional as well Read more…

Elder Law – Estate And End-Of-Life Planning – Power Of Attorney

WILLS & TRUSTS – CONSERVATORSHIPS – POWER OF ATTORNEY – HEALTH CARE DIRECTIVES – ELDER ABUSE – PROBATE & ESTATE LAWYERS…. Estate planning includes more then having your will and trust prepared. It also includes preparing final directives and end-of-life instructions for your children and loved ones to follow. This can include planning to have a conservatorship in place should Read more…

Proving Elder Abuse In Sexual Assault Cases

Elder Abuse – Sexual Assault Separate and distinct from civil penalties for sexual elder abuse, most, if not all states, make it a separate crime to commit a sexual assault and battery on an elder which is usually defined as any person over 60 years of age. According to a CNN study published on February 17, 2017 Read more…

How To Report Elder Abuse – Los Angeles County

How To Report Elder Abuse In Los Angeles County: The Los Angeles Adult Protective Services (APS) is a 24-hour public service program that investigates all reported at-risk elder abuse complaints. Types of referrals include physical, sexual or financial abuse, isolation, neglect, or self-neglect. If you suspect someone is the victim of elder abuse contact the following Read more…

Nursing Home Abuse

NURSING HOME ABUSE In 2016 many of us are reaching the “golden years” and with it has come a resurgence of interest in finding new ways of improving the quality of eldercare in the nearly 22,000 “for-profit” nursing homes spread out across the country. These for-profit nursing homes care for as many as two million senior residents. Read more…