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Older Driver Safety Awareness Resource Guide

As part of Older Driver Safety Awareness Week (Dec. 4-8, 2017), Greater Lynn Senior Services in conjunction with the Regional Coordinating Council of the North Shore has released a resource guide for elderly residents of Beverly who have transportation and driving concerns. The guide is available by clicking here.

Marriage and the Nursing Home

A touching article in the New York Times is circulating on social media sites describing the marriage of two people well into their nineties in Middletown, New York. Putting romantic issues aside, from the stand point of protecting assets from the nursing home, marriage can be beneficial or risky depending on the assets each spouse…. Read More

New Guidance from SJC on MassHealth Planning

The Supreme Judicial Court rendered its long-awaited decisions in Daley v. HHS (SJC-12200) and Nadeu v. Medicaid (SJC-12205) today. The Court held that “neither the grant in an irrevocable trust of a right of use and occupancy in a primary residence to a [MassHealth] applicant nor the retention by an applicant of a life estate…. Read More