Welcome to the Family Education Center

Informed families make better decisions. That's our philosophy at Takacs McGinnis Elder Care Law and it's why we have created the Family Education Center. It's a place where you and your family can come to learn more about the issues you're facing now--or will be facing in the future.

Looking for contact information for government agencies and other resources? See our comprehensive collections of links and contact information for organizations frequently used by Takacs McGinnis Elder Care Law clients.

Long-Term Care Glossary - Get familiar with terms you'll encounter during your long-term care journey.

Developing a Plan for Aging in Place: The planning guide developed by the National Aging in Place Council takes you through all the steps needed to create a roadmap for aging in place. After you complete the planning guide, you can request assistance here

A Place for Mom Senior Living Resource Directory: A collection of links, resources and information helpful to family caregivers. 

Tennessee Senior Assistance Programs: A list of programs and resources available to older adults in Tennessee.

ConsumerAffairs has created a guide all about Elder Care Planning that includes resources and information on living options, home improvement, independent living services, and end of life planning.

National Council on Seniors Drug & Alcohol Rehab: Resources for families where an elderly loved one has a substance abuse problem.

View Takacs McGinnis publications

Access back issues of Takacs McGinnis Elder Care Law's quarterly newsletter as well as other publications produced by the firm in the past. MORE

Need a speaker for your next event?

Takacs McGinnis Elder Care Law can help. Our staff members are experienced presenters who can address many topics related to the challenges of aging, long-term illness and disability. Read about presenters and topics. For more information, click here or call (615) 824-2571.

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