Popular educational talk is back- Legal and Financial Planning: What older adults and caregivers need to know!

Atty. Todd Ratner

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JEWISH FAMILY SERVICE OF WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS

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Popular educational presentation is back- Legal and Financial Planning: What older adults and caregivers need to know!

Springfield – Have you made all the necessary legal and financial plans to protect yourself and your family? Often this is a difficult yet important conversation. To learn more, join us at Legal and Financial Planning: What older adults and caregivers need to know! on Monday, February 6, 2017, 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. in Jewish Family Service’s Community Room, 1160 Dickinson Street, Springfield, MA. Free and open to the public

Todd C. Ratner, estate planning and elder law attorney at Bacon Wilson, PC. will cover topics including:

• ways you can protect your assets
• the importance of having a will
• durable power of attorney and who needs one
• health care proxy and when it’s used
• long-term care planning options

Every year, participants recall that this talk is extremely informative and engaging. It is specifically designed to help older adults and caregivers learn about resources and how to navigate some of these potentially challenging issues. Participants will have the opportunity to ask questions and discuss the benefits of advanced planning. Light refreshments will be served.

Please pre-register. Register online www.jfswm.org or call 413.737.2601. Co-sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Association of MA/NH Chapter.

To learn about other upcoming programs and events, visit www.jfswm.org.

Jewish Family Service’s mission is to provide exceptional social services, grounded in Jewish values, to support and empower individuals and families from diverse cultural and economic backgrounds.