Many families are unaware of an important benefit available through the Department of Veterans Affairs to which their loved ones may be entitled. It is a pension program often referred to as Aid and Attendance, and it can help defray the costs of care for qualified veterans and their surviving spouses.
Some key things to know about the Aid and Attendance benefit:
Aid and Attendance is a pension benefit and is not dependent upon service-related injuries.
Wartime veterans and their surviving spouses may be eligible.
Certain medical and financial requirements must be met.
Veterans Aid and Attendance benefits can help pay for care in the home, nursing home or assisted living facility.
Watch this webinar to learn about assistance available to veterans and their families from JOHN MCNAIR, Certified Elder Law Attorney with McNair Dallas Law. Learn the latest numbers for Social Security, Medicaid, Medicare, and VA Pension, as well as new rules and regulations!
Dr. Tanginika-Simone Cuascud Vega addresses the concerns and challenges of maintaining an active sex life and enjoying intimacy while caregiving by normalizing the conversation around sex and intimacy in the caregiving setting.The focus of my intervention is to address the concerns and challenges of maintaining an active sex life and enjoying intimacy while caregiving by normalizing the conversation around sex and intimacy inthe caregiving setting.The presentation will define sexual needs. Cover strategies to deal with the physiological, mental and emotional challenges to the sexuality of caregivers. Explore ways that caregivers can reconnect with their sexuality while caregiving. Help challenge and dissipate biases regarding the importance of a healthy and active sex life in spite of being a caregiver or working to support caregivers.Enjoy the program.
Episode 52: Estate Planning for Grandparents: The Best Way to Pass Down Your Assets People often think they should transfer their assets directly to their grandchildren (or children) to avoid inheritance tax. Jeff explains why signing over assets to someone else can present serious risks to a familys financial health. He suggests using a trust instead so that you can ensure that your wealth will be there for your children and grandchildren when needed. As with all the education provided by Jeff and the team at Bellomo & Associates, were confident that a solid understanding of this topic will help you make smart decisions that safeguard your future and that of your family. Don't forget to Follow, Like, and Subscribe for upcoming podcast episodes: Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/estate-planning-for-grandparents-the-best-way-to-pass/id1634278675?i=1000622478823 YouTube: https://youtu.be/AKX8jGw1GCE Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/episode/4sBLyrmJsgj0ggU0purvHT?si=jFRCt36BRcinVui-FSiMmA
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Areas of Practice: Estate Planning, Probate, Wills, Trusts, Guardianship, Long Term Care Benefits PlanningJohn is Board Certified in Estate Planning and Probate by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, and Board Certified in Tax Law. As an Accredited Attorney with the Department of Veteran Affairs, he is qualified to give planning advice, create trusts and provide assistance with applications for the V.A. Aid and Attendance program which provides supplemental income to qualified veterans to pay for medical expenses. John is also skilled in navigating Medicaid rules and regulations and has helped many clients preserve significant assets. In 2016, John became the only attorney in Dallas that is certified in Elder Law through The National Elder Law Foundation (NELF).