EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW TO PLAN FOR YOUR AGEING PARENT’S NEEDS AND PREVENT LEGAL AND FAMILY ISSUES
This is a book that forces us to confront what most of us avoid – planning for our ageing parents. Our natural inclination is to wait and see what might happen. But when it does happen, or starts to unfold, most families are unprepared and the results can be devastating.
Poor decisions, disputes with siblings and partners and the destruction of relationships can be the aftermath. Brian should know, as a lawyer working in this area for over 20 years, he has dealt with the fallout from these failures in families.
Packed full of information to support families in their legal, financial and healthcare decision-making, Brian outlines
practical strategies for dealing with family dynamics and avoiding the pitfalls. He recounts numerous hair-raising examples of bad ‘family planning’ and even better, what to expect, and how to plan and prepare.
Avoiding the Ageing Parent Trap is an essential and commonsense guide from a leading elder care lawyer to help you navigate the best outcomes for you, your parents, and your family.