Legal Issues

Legal Issues
(National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys)
The NAELA membership is comprised of attorneys in the private and public sectors who deal with legal issues affecting the elderly and disabled. Members also include judges, professors of law, and students. Some of the issues NAELA members assist their clients with include, but are not limited to: public benefits, probate and estate planning, guardianship/conservatorship, and health and long-term care planning. The Public section offers questions and answers you should consider when selecting an elder law attorney. Select Locate an Elder Law Attorney from the menu bar on the left to find attorneys in your area.
Forms and Applications
(South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS))
SCDHHS has provided access to legal health forms and applications in PDF format. Here you can find a Health Care Power of Attorney form, a Living Will form, and Medicaid applications in both English and Spanish.

Last Modified: Tuesday May 26, 2015 10:09 AM