These free downloadable documents will help you prepare for a loved one's (or your own) elder care journey.
Post-Mortem Checklist for Families
When a loved one dies, what needs to be done?
Takacs McGinnis Elder Care Law's free POST MORTEM CHECKLIST answers this important question.
You'll find a comprehensive list of the most common actions that need to be taken after someone dies, including whom to notify and where you might benefit from an attorney's help.
Get Elder Law Quick Facts
Knowledge is power, especially when it comes to caring for an elderly loved one.
Download your free ELDER LAW QUICK FACTS for the most recent (2020) Medicaid, Medicare, and VA Aid and Attendance information.
Develop a Care Plan with This FREE Template
Developing a care plan, a document that summarizes a person’s health conditions and current treatments, is a vital step for all older adults, but it is even more critical during a pandemic when people are at higher risk of becoming critically ill.
Do you have a care plan for your elderly loved one?
If not, this free care plan template makes it easy to create one.
Where Are My Important Papers?
Do you know where to find important documents such as Advance Directives, Powers of Attorney, birth certificates, and bank account information?
Could you find these documents quickly in an emergency?
If not, now is the time to get organized. This free checklist will help you get started.
Estate Planning Checklist
Is your family protected? Download this free checklist to help create a sound estate plan.
Do You Know My Wishes?
This simple booklet helps you reflect on your values, wishes, and healthcare preferences, and share those decisions with loved ones.
Mr. Trust Comic Book
Do you understand how trusts work? This simple booklet explains.