The information below discusses some of the different forms that you will want to consider having.
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The Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) acts as a single point of entry for long-term support for seniors age 60 or above, people with disabilities (of any age), family members, and care providers.
A licensed social worker visits your home to discuss the amount of help you will need. Enables individuals to remain in their homes.
This website provides an advanced planning guide. Individuals go step-by-step through an educational overview of advanced planning.
Seven week class taught in the Spring and Fall that goes over information for estate planning, wills, trusts, fiduciaries, power of attorney and more.
The Durable Power of Attorney for Finances appoints an individual to manage the finances and property of the person being cared for when they are no longer able to do so themselves. Please download here: https://washoecaregivers.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/STATUTORY-FORM-POWER-OF-ATTORNEY-1.pdf
The Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care appoints someone to ensure that health care wishes are followed.
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Services for those in need of a job, Veterans in need of assistance to find a job, or even information about your rights as an employee.
Plan Your Story shows families how to be pro-active and talk with their aging loved ones about their wishes for the future. A completed Plan Your Story provides direction in a family crisis and provides clarity on what to do in future challenges.
Plan Your Story today, you'll be glad you did!
Provides cash to meet basic needs for food, clothing, and shelter to help the aged, blind, and disabled.
Appoints a representative to manage the funds for seniors who are no longer able to manage their own funds.