Florida and National Resources: Estate Planning, Elder Law, Medicaid Planning, Wills and Trusts
South Florida Newspapers and Magazines
Palm Beach Post
Treasure Coast Newspapers Covers Martin, St. Lucie, Indian River counties.
Sun Sentinel Covers Southern Palm Beach County, Broward County
Boomer Times and Senior Life Mr. Karp's articles appear monthly.
Florida Government Resources
State of Florida Department of Revenue Download tax forms.
Florida Department of Elder Affairs Services statewide.
General Portal to all Florida state information
Medicaid and Nursing Home Resources
State-by-state information on Medicaid
National listing of nursing homes, comparison guide
St. Mary's Memory Disorder Center. West Palm Beach - evaluation, treatment, education and early-stage support group for those with memory disorders and their families - 561-882-6363
National Association of Geriatric Care Managers Information, referrals.
National Family Caregiver Association Guidance for family caregivers.
Alzheimer's Association National site with links to local chapters.
Children of Aging Parents Information, referrals, support
Florida County Property Appraisers
Palm Beach County
St. Lucie County
Indian River County
Alzheimer's Association of Southeast Florida Information, referrals, support groups. Serving Broward, Palm Beach, Martin, St. Lucie, Okeechobee counties.*24hour helpline: 800-272-3900
Area Agency on Aging Information and connections to community services.
Alzheimer's Community Care Programs, referrals, guidance.
Elder Help Line 24/7with referrals/services for Palm Beach County. Phone: dial 2-1-1
Federal Government Resources
U.S. Dept. of Labor Information relevant to people with disabilities, portal to other sites.
U.S. Government senior site Portal to all senior-related government sites.
Official US Government site for Medicare
Treasure Coast Hospices Services, support, counseling for the terminally ill and their loved ones in Martin, St. Lucie and Okeechobee counties
Hospice of Palm Beach County Services, support, counseling for the terminally ill and families, in Palm Beach County
Consumer Consortium on Assisted Living Information on how to evaluate an assisted living facility.
Elder Law/Estate Planning Attorneys in Other States
Colorado (Boulder) - Greg Schlender, Esq. www.schlenderlaw.com
Colorado (Denver) - Stuart Fleisher, Esq. Tel. 303-488-9888
Idaho - Susan Graham, Esq. www.graham-lawoffice.com
Illinois (Northbrook) - James Wochner, Esq. www.wochnerlawfirm.com
Illinois (Aurora) - Rick Law, Esq. www.lawelderlaw.com
Indiana - Richard Noser, Esq. Tel. 574-264-7394
Minnesota - Peter Lennington, Esq. www.lennington.com
Missouri - C. Christy Barton, Esq. www.bartonlawfirm.com
New Jersey - Victor Medina, Esq. www.medinalawgroup.com
New York - Michael Ettinger, Esq. www.trustlaw.com
Ohio - Thom Cooper, Esq. www.cooperelderlaw.com
Texas (Austin) - Ron Greening, Esq. www.greeninglawfirm.com
Texas (Bellaire) - Clifton Goodwin, Esq. Tel. 713-668-7792
ELDER ABUSE HOTLINE: 800-96ABUSE If lines are busy, leave voice mail at 800-770-0953