As we age, we encounter issues that we might never have considered before. Having to consider long-term care planning is not something that many people in Michigan are eager to do, particularly when they are youthful and healthy. However, the more aspects of elder law that can be addressed upfront, the more confident families can be that their elderly loved ones will be well taken care of when the time comes. People with aging parents will want to have a plan in place for their family members to receive care. For many people, this is accompanied with a desire to stay at home, rather than move to a nursing home or another care facility. These concerns are best addressed before it is too late to make a thoughtful, informed decision.
Commit to Aging on Your Own Terms
The goal of an elder law attorney is to help clients come to the best possible decisions about their future while they still can. Making preparations in the event that a conservatorship or a guardianship is necessary at some future date means that the elderly and their families have more control over their finances and their medical care. Planning for the unforeseen isn't risky. In fact, it's risky not to do so.
Talk with an Experienced Attorney
It may seem as though your options are overwhelming, but speaking to an experienced elder care lawyer like myself can ease a lot of your concerns. I am now accepting new clients, so don't hesitate to call 810-516-5116, or complete my online contact form to reach me. I work with clients throughout Genesee County, including Flint and all neighboring communities.
Download the file below to begin the conversation about end of life care, and how to best fulfill your wishes.