Transitioning an elderly parent to an assisted living facility in Los Angeles County

Tweet Moving to an assisted living community no matter how it’s needed, is never an easy transition for elderly parents. Most do not want to leave the home they’ve known for years to move into unfamiliar surroundings, especially if they consider it to be a loss of independence. However, most …

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San Fernando Valley Elder Law Attorney Answers: “Who is Responsible for a Parent’s Nursing Home Costs?”

Tweet Like residents in more than half of the states in the U.S., California citizens are subject to filial responsibility laws. This means that adult children are financially responsible to pay for costs relating to their elderly parents’ care, including nursing home and other long-term care costs. But, like many …

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