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How to Protect Your Child Legally and Financially

  • WeWork Studio Square
    35-37 36th Street, Astoria, NY 11106
  • Free Workshop
  • Led by Andrew M. Cohen, ESQ., J.D., LL.M. + Mitchell Weisbrot, CLU, ChSNC

    The speakers will discuss the following topics:
  • Government benefits for individuals with disabilities
  • How to accumulate and preserve assets without disqualifying eligibility for government benefits, including through the use of ABLE Act provisions
  • Customizing an estate plan for a special needs family
  • Supplemental needs trusts - how they work and why they're useful
  • Strategies for funding trusts
  • Selecting a trustee and administering the trust
  • Guardianship - who will make the important decisions when the special needs child turns eighteen?
  • Letter of Intent - information provided to future caregivers
  • Light Refreshments Served
  • Adults Only
  • Click here for more info on the speakers
  • Click here to register >
Earlier Event: April 18
The Special Education Process
Later Event: June 6
Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA)