In September, Beth Polner Abrahams is speaking at two events and attending a worthwhile fundraiser event. Details below.
Please attend if appropriate and forward this information to others who may find the events beneficial. For more info, please email Beth at info@bpaElderLaw.com.
Seminar for Parents of Special Needs Children / Teens / AdultsS: Special Needs Planning and Guardianship
September 18, 2013 from 7:00 – 8:30 pm at the Sachem Library - 150 Holbrook Road, Holbrook, NY 11741
As your special needs child ages into adulthood, it is imperative that you start planning for their future without you. Will your child’s rights change (marriage, voting, driving, etc.) if there is a guardian?
Beth Polner Abrahams, Esq., will address these and other questions about guardianship, plus an overview of Medicaid, SSI, OPWDD and special needs trusts. Hand-outs will be provided.
Pre-registration is required. Library district residents: Register at www.sachemlibrary.org using Program Code SASSNP9. Non-residents: Call (631) 588-5024.
Fundraiser Event: Nassau / Suffolk Law Services “Commitment to Justice” - 5th Annual Wine Tasting and Dinner
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC – TICKETS REQUIRED
September 19, 2013 from 6:00 -9:00 pm at the Carltun in Eisenhower Park, East Meadow
This marvelous event supports Long Island’s largest civil legal assistance program, of which Beth is proud to be a proud sponsor. The organization serves low-income and disadvantaged families and persons with disabilities, to help them maintain their public benefits, prevent homelessness, foreclosure prevention, landlord/tenant law, and social security, and special education.
Tickets: $85 per person. Purchase at https://winetasting.karma411.com. Ticket includes wine, hors d’oeuvres, dinner buffet. The event also features a raffle.
Treat yourself and your clients, family and friends to a fun, social evening that benefits a very worthy cause. Please contact Beth with any questions.
Teleconference for Lawyers and Accountants: ”SNTs in a Nutshell” – Sponsored by NBI
Online on September 19, 2013 from 1:00 - 2:30 pm
Beth will review the basics of pay back special needs trusts, issues in drafting and SSI rules, as well as recent federal court decisions.
Register online at www.nbi.com and click Teleconferences.
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