Resources

Pro Bono Project To Assist Victims of the North Carolina Eugenics Program

December 2014 - Elder Law and Special Needs Law - by Dori J. Wiggen - Gray Matters, the official publication of the Elder & Special Needs Law Section of the North Carolina Bar Association

Veterans Benefits

Elder Law

Guardianships

Elder Law

Special Needs Planning

Special Needs Law

Medicaid

Elder Law

Friends of Residents in Long Term Care

Elder Law - Friends of Residents in Long Term Care is a nonprofit citizen advocacy organization for residents in North Carolina’s long term care facilities and their families.

Disability Rights North Carolina

Special Needs Law - Disability Rights North Carolina (DRNC) is a private, tax-exempt, non-profit corporation that offers legal representation to children and adults with mental illness and developmental disabilities.

Administering a Special Needs Trust: A Handbook for Trustees

Special Needs Law - Download your free copy of this helpful handbook for Trustees of special needs trusts.

Nursing Home Resident’s Rights

Elder Law

Adult Medicaid Manual

Elder Law - The manual used by the Department of Social Services to determine Medicaid Eligibility.

ElderCounsel, LLC

Elder Law - ElderCounsel, LLC is a professional association of attorneys who focus in the areas of elder law, special needs planning and veterans pension planning.

National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Inc.

Elder Law - The National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Inc. (NAELA) is a professional association of attorneys who are dedicated to improving the quality of legal services provided to seniors and people with special needs.

NC Department of Justice Publication, “Scams and Frauds: Protect Yourself, Don’t Be a Victim”

Elder Law

North Carolina Division of Aging and Adult Services Consumer Fraud Alerts

Elder Law - Information about various scams that target seniors.