Tag Archives: Elder Law

Davidson Law Group understands that older people love having pets in their lives. Pets offer companionship and psychological comfort. Furry friends also give elderly people stability and a routine to follow. Today’s blog from Davidson Law Group discusses the importance of pets in elderly people’s lives. Related Post: Estate Attorney Advice: Adding Pets to Your […]

Nursing homes can be wonderful places for seniors to live if they need regular skilled health care. Assisted living facilities are also great ways for seniors to stay active and social as they schedule regular activities for residents. Davidson Law Group’s elder law attorneys showcase ways to stay active at your nursing home. Related Post: […]

Medicaid provides health coverage to more than 7.2 million low-income seniors who are also eligible for Medicare. Medicaid also covers 4.8 million people with disabilities who receive Medicare benefits. Medicaid can provide crucial assistance for people who need long-term care or are looking to move into an assisted living facility. In today’s blog from Davidson […]

Adults age 50 and older are more prone to social isolation. Louise Hawkley, Ph.D., of the University of Chicago, found in her research that perceived social isolation can lead to depression, poor sleep, worsened cardiovascular function, and impaired immunity. Today’s blog from Davidson Law Group’s elder law expert discusses physical, emotional, and mental health for […]

Discrimination comes in various forms – race, religion, color, national origin, sex, disability, and even age. Age-related discrimination has become more and more apparent with the growing number of Baby Boomers inching into the class eldest to our population. The attention to the mounting presence of ageism has triggered a renewed concern with the discrimination […]

Most elder law practitioners and caregivers want to help any senior who walks through their doors. But what happens when that senior isn’t a United States citizen? What special rules and circumstances must be considered? How does this impact their case and their care? Current Immigration Climate The topic of immigration remains a heated debate […]

Medicare provides health and financial security to millions of older people. But did you know that it also helps younger people with disabilities? Medicaid offers benefits that Medicare normally doesn’t cover, such as nursing home care. At the Davidson Law Group, we strive to keep our clients educated and informed on all topics relating to […]

Previously on the blog, we talked about what you should expect from an elder law attorney. Today, the attorneys at Davidson Law Group provide a general overview of what to expect from a lawyer and what the lawyer should expect from the client. After doing research and finding an attorney, both lawyers and clients have […]

Our Elder Law Attorneys Look at The 4 Parts of Medicare Medicare is health insurance for people age 65 and older, and for those under 65 with certain disabilities. In case you’re new to Medicare, it’s divided into 4 parts. In today’s blog, the elder law attorneys at Davidson Law Group explain the 4 parts […]

While planning for the later stages of your life may seem unpleasant, it does not have to be. It is important to prepare for your elder years before they arrive, and that includes a potential stay at a nursing home. The best way to become informed and properly plan the details of a stay at […]