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Providing a compassionate & attentive efficient legal service in estate planning & real estate. Providing a compassionate & attentive efficient legal service in estate planning & real estate. Providing a compassionate & attentive efficient legal service in estate planning & real estate. Providing a compassionate & attentive efficient legal service in estate planning & real estate. Providing a compassionate & attentive efficient legal service in estate planning & real estate.

Category Archives: Medicaid Planning

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Men’s Health Month Last Month Heightens Awareness of Preventable Health Problems

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

Father’s Day falls in June of each year and provides the opportunity for many of us to honor the special men in our lives. Unfortunately, fathers, grandfathers, spouses, and other male relatives often work so hard at their careers and in providing for their families, they tend to neglect their own health concerns. June… Read More »

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Planning For The Future and Assessing The Need For Long Term Care Needs

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

From an early age, we put plans in place to achieve goals and increase our quality of life. Unfortunately, one area we often fail to factor in is the increased level of care we are likely to require as we get older. Assessing potential future needs and considering your options now in terms of… Read More »

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Nursing Homes At Center Of Controversy Over Handling of Coronavirus Pandemic

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

The coronavirus pandemic is a serious health threat to people of all ages but older adults and those with underlying health conditions are among those most at risk.  Sadly, residents in nursing homes are particularly susceptible and the pandemic has ravaged facilities in New York and across the United States. Controversy over how nursing… Read More »

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Four Common Challenges Older Adults Face

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

The coronavirus pandemic hit people over the age of 65 hard. With a general decline in cases, many older adults are breathing a sigh of relief. As NYC slowly begins easing some restrictions, many are eager to resume some of their normal activities. As experienced Bronx & New Rochelle Medicaid & nursing home attorneys,… Read More »

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Coronavirus Emphasizes Need for Advance Directives

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

Having the proper estate planning documents helps to ensure both you and your loved ones are protected in case of unexpected events. In New York, the situation involving COVID-19, otherwise known as the coronavirus, definitely falls under this category. Few of us would have foreseen just a month ago the impact it would have… Read More »

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When Should Older Adults Surrender Their Driver’s License and How to Maintain Independence Without It

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

For older adults, having a driver’s license allows them to attend doctor visits, run errands, and visit friends without having to rely on others or dealing with the rigors of taking the bus or subway. At the same time, the aging process can increase your risks behind the wheel. As Bronx & New Rochelle… Read More »

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Spring Cleaning Helps To Protect Older Adults From Accidents

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

As the weather turns warmer and the days get longer, spring cleaning becomes a priority.  For older adults, this is a particularly important task. Maintaining your home plays a key role in your safety and helps to increase your odds of aging in place. Excess clutter and neglected repairs make you more likely to… Read More »

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Helping Older Adults Deal With the Coronavirus

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

The recent outbreak of the coronavirus has wreaked havoc in New York. For older adults, this is particularly frightening. In addition to the normal difficulties they are likely to face in terms of shopping, attending doctor visits, and performing other daily tasks, older adults are among those most at risk for suffering serious and… Read More »

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Aging in Place: Garden Safety Tips for Seniors

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

For older adults, gardening is good for both your body and mind. It provides exercise while the tasks associated with it and the end results improve your quality of life. However, it is important not to overdo it. Accidents and injuries you suffer while gardening could impact your mobility and hasten the need for… Read More »

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Anticipating Future Nursing Home Needs and Helping Older Adults Downsize

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

There comes a time when it is no longer safe or feasible for older adults to live alone. Medicaid and nursing home care planning help elderly loved ones meet future challenges they are likely to face. Talking with them about their options and helping them downsize now can ensure they are prepared. Know the… Read More »