Scott D. Fisher & Associates has been assisting clients with estate
planning, health care directives, living wills, powers of attorney and
elder law for over 25 years. It is important for elders to know their
rights and to seek advice when needed. Please contact our office at (323)
989-4860 to schedule a free initial consultation.
Scott D. Fisher's Blog posts provide information on resources and other
items clients may find of interest. This Blog post provides information
on the Eldercare Locator program.
Eldercare Locator is a public service provided by the U.S. Department of
Health and Human Services under the Administration on Aging to help connect
older adults, their families and their Caregivers with information about
Eldercare Locator, 1-800-677-1116, began their telephone operation in 1991.
www.eldercare.gov launched their website in 2001.
The Eldercare Locator website provides a search box to find help in your
community. You can search by location by entering your zip code or city
and state. You can also search by Topics which include Alzheimer's
Disease, Caregiver, Elder Abuse Prevention, Finances, In-Home Services,
Housing Options, Long Term Care and Transportation.
The Caregiver's Corner provides useful links to national information
to assist family members and Caregivers in finding good care, respite
services, information on national, state and local programs to support
and sustain Caregivers, and tools to assist Caregivers and loved ones
to make informed heath
The Resources section on the Eldercare Locator website provides fact sheets
and brochures to Caregivers to include topics to discuss with your aging
parents, warning signs that your older family member may need help and
how to develop a plan to stay in touch with your older relatives during
potential emergency situations and disasters that could occur in your
loved one's home and community.
The Federal Website section provides a list of Federal Agencies with their
phone numbers and website addresses to help users access government sites
that provide services to senior citizens.
There is a wide variety of information available on the Eldercare Locator
website. When you need help navigating the daunting California legal system,
want to be kept up to date on the latest developments in your case and
want to be involved in the decision-making process, call Scott D. Fisher
at (323) 989-4860 or
contact us online. We are available for evening and weekend appointments and se habla español!