As an aging adult, do you have good health? Are you able to drive yourself places and visit with family and friends? Have you started to think about your future and what would happen if you had an accident or sudden illness and were unable to make medical decisions for yourself? Or what would happen if...
Does your mother live on her own? Is she currently enjoying good health and an active life? Have you, as her adult child, talked about her plans for the future, especially if she were to need critical nursing care? During the month of May, both National Elder Law Month and National Older American Month are celebrated....
Have you and your family recently been informed that your loved one has Parkinson’s disease? As you and your family research and become more familiar with how Parkinson’s disease progresses, have you learned that your loved one’s ability to walk, bathe, and dress will gradually become impaired? In addition, there may be an increased risk of...
Are you a Florida senior approaching retirement? Or are you a Florida senior already in your later years? Have you started to think about planning for your possible long-term care needs? Are you planning to rely on your Medicare coverage for everything you need for long-term care? While most Florida seniors believe that Medicare and the...
Are you an adult child caring for your aging parent? Is your aging parent beginning to show signs of forgetfulness that may impact his or her ability to live day-to-day without assistance? If your answer is yes, it may be time to address some aging issues with your parent. You may need to consider bringing help...
Congratulations are in order! For the second year in a row, we are pleased to announce that our law firm has been named a 2021 Law Firm 500 Honoree awarded to the Fastest Growing Law Firms in the U.S. We are honored to share that Law Offices of John Mangan, P.A., was ranked #61 with 127%...
Reflecting on this past holiday season, if you were able to visit in-person with an aging parent, did it feel like this visit was long overdue? Even though technology has enabled many of us to remain connected, when we are present physically, there are certain things that are easier to notice in person. When you are...
Long term care continues to be a topic that many Floridians simply do not know enough about and do not know how to protect themselves against its costs. “Long-term care” deals with the issues surrounding the advanced aging process. From mobility and cognitive challenges to relocation and potential loss of net worth, it is a serious...
The federal tax law continues to be in a state of flux. On both sides of the aisle, there is bickering over how Americans should find ways to get out of debt and fund the ongoing pandemic relief efforts. While the current administration agrees in part, there is equal movement on its side to find ways...
Are you caring for a loved one with a disabling condition? As Florida estate planning and elder law attorneys, we know just how challenging it can be to ensure that your loved one is protected on a daily basis. When you compound these lifetime caregiving needs by starting to contemplate a future that may not include...