Technology Tips to Reduce Isolation for Seniors! – Patrick J. Kelleher, Esq.

The holidays are upon us and unfortunately many seniors feel even more isolated during this time. Thankfully, technology has provided some interactive gadgets to help lessen feelings of isolation. One of those gadgets, called the GrandPad, is discussed below.The internet is an excellent way for people of all ages to connect with family and friends. [...]

2018-12-27T17:21:19+00:00 December 27th, 2018|

Can Your Senior Loved One Be Evicted from a Nursing Home? Know your Rights! – Patrick J. Kelleher, Esq.

Nursing home evictions are an issue for many elderly people. Reports of evictions and complaints against nursing homes attempting to evict patients are widespread. Nursing homes are businesses and eviction problems often occur for residents when financial issues arise.There are federal regulations concerning nursing home evictions. However, it is largely dependent on the state to [...]

2018-12-20T16:41:45+00:00 December 20th, 2018|

Safer Holiday Shopping for Seniors! Patrick J. Kelleher, Esq.

When we think of shopping, there are certain risks that are always a possibility. Unfortunately, seniors are often more vulnerable to these risks. The holiday season often brings with it criminals who are targeting shoppers, both in stores and online. Below are some tips to help senior shoppers stay safe whether shopping with mobility issues, [...]

2018-12-20T16:32:04+00:00 December 20th, 2018|

Beware! Critical Documents For End-of-Life Care Decisions Every Senior Should Have – Patrick J. Kelleher, Esq. Elder Law Attorney

Disability Planning is one of the most overlooked areas in Estate Planning. You will likely become disabled and incapacitated before Mother Theresa calls you to the Pearly Gates of Heaven. When you do not have the newer updated Disability Planning documents in place your affairs can end up in  expensive and stressful Probate Court proceedings [...]

2018-12-12T20:09:48+00:00 December 12th, 2018|

Preparing Seniors for Winter – Are Your Senior Loved Ones Safe? – Patrick J. Kelleher, Esq. Elder Law Care – South Shore, Hanover, Massachusetts

Like the Boy Scout motto, the key to keeping seniors safe and sound during the winter is “be prepared.” There are several ways that seniors and their loved ones can prepare for winter and the hazards that go along with the colder weather. Things to think about include preparing the home, having adequate supplies, and [...]

2018-11-15T21:41:48+00:00 November 15th, 2018|