Consult a lawyer who specializes in caregiving and eldercare attorney.
In addition to any attorneys who might help you with estate planning and tax law, you may want to seek help from an attorney who specializes in caregiving and eldercare issues like Medicaid planning. These attorneys can help you navigate the legal issues that arrive around aging and health care - which can be an incredible help both in managing your loved one's care and reducing your stress as a caregiver.
- National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys: www.naela.org
- American Bar Association: apps.americanbar.org/legalservices/lris/directory
The AARP website has dozens of articles available that address the legal and financial aspects of caregiving.
- AARP caregiving legal and financial matters: