Aging in Place

Aging in place

As we navigate the process of aging, one thing that becomes increasingly important is ensuring our safety and well-being within the comfort of our own homes. Aging in place is a wonderful choice, but it comes with its own set of considerations, particularly when it comes to safety. So, if aging in place is the…

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Racial disparity in healthcare

Racial disparity in healthcare

In February, the United States celebrates Black History Month to recognize the achievements and contributions of African Americans. We can honor many who have made significant contributions to medicine, arts, business, civil rights, education, religion and more. It is a good time to shine a light on racial disparity in healthcare. Healthcare and Race Hurley…

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Understanding UTIs in Aging Adults

understanding UTIs in aging adults

As we age, our bodies go through various changes, and one common issue that can affect older adults is a urinary tract infection (UTI). UTIs might not always be easy to recognize in aging adults, but they can have serious consequences if left untreated. It’s important for caregivers and family members to understand UTIs in…

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COVID-19 Funeral Assistance

Covid-19 funeral assistance

The COVID-19 pandemic changed the world and continues to affect millions of families today. If you are paying or have paid the cost of a funeral due to COVID-19 some financial help may be available to you. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will be providing COVID-19 Funeral Assistance to eligible recipients until September 30th,…

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A holistic approach to elder law

We look back at 2023 and can’t believe another year has flown by as we get ready to celebrate our 18th anniversary as Hurley Elder Care Law.  From our inception, our founder, Miles Hurley, JD, CELA has been committed to holistically serving our clients through our life care planning model. After becoming a caregiver for…

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2024 New Nursing Home and Assisted Living Guide

Back by popular demand! We are thrilled to announce our NEW edition of Hurley Elder Care Law’s Nursing Home and Assisted Living Guide. Navigating the long-term care maze is complex and can become a full-time job. Our comprehensive 2024 Nursing Home and Assisted Living Guide is crucial as you make care decisions for your aging…

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Elder Law Quick Facts 2024

Elder Law Quick Facts 2024

The team at Hurley Elder Care Law would like to wish you a Happy New Year! With the new year comes changes in benefit amounts for VA Aid and Attendance benefits as as well as the income and asset thresholds for Nursing Home Medicaid. We make these changes available to the public through our Elder…

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Create a customized estate plan in the new year

Customized estate plan

2023 is coming to a close. Many of us make resolutions for the new year. They often include health benefits such as losing weight and exercising more. In 2024, why not make a resolution that’s simple to keep? Create a proper estate plan for you and your loved ones.   Hurley Elder Care Law can assist you…

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