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60 Day Open Enrollment for Florida Medicaid Managed Care Starts October 1, 2021


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Florida asks for more time on potential Medicaid boost


The Emergency Home Energy Assistance Program (EHEAP) has funds to help qualified St Johns County Seniors with energy bills.


Florida DCF launches $800 million rental assistance program


Most long-term care facilities meet Florida's backup power requirements


Long-term care industry facing changes as pandemic pushes more families toward home care


2019 Changes in Medicare Reimbursement to Skilled Nursing Facilities Reduced the Therapy the Residents Received


IRS struggles to fill jobs, deal with backlog through difficult tax season


St. Johns County Council on Aging (“COA”) just opened the NOCATEE COMMUNITY SENIOR CENTER


How to Help Senior Citizens Book COVID Shots


Read Governor DeSantis’ Order Establishing Priority For Administering COVID-19 Vaccine


People "Flocked" to Prepare Wills Last Year Due to COVID


Beware of COVID-19 vaccine scams using misleading web pages charging for vaccine appointments


January is Financial Awareness Month, These Are Four Tips To Protect Yourself And Your Loved Ones From On-Line Financial Scams


ST. AUGUSTINE VETERANS CLINIC PATIENTS CAN RECEIVE COVID VACCINATION FROM VA CLINIC


How Can We Visit Our Loved Ones Who Are in a Nursing Home or Other Facility in Florida?


Beware of Scammers Using Text to Impersonate IRS Saying that Will Receive $1,200 check


Coronavirus-related deaths in nursing homes prompt lawsuits and questions about who's responsible


Florida families may take long-term care residents home for the holidays, state says


Assisted-living facilities in Florida no longer have to test staff for the coronavirus


Florida Department of Elder Affairs recommends that Skilled Nursing Facilities allow family visits again


Why Hire a NAELA Elder and Special Needs Law Attorney?


Elder abuse appears to be climbing during the pandemic, experts say


43% of US Coronavirus Deaths are inked to Nursing Homes


Frequently Asked Questions by Guardians About the COVID-19 Pandemic


As the number of cases of COVID-19 (also called coronavirus) increases, so does the importance of programs like Medicare in helping older adults, people with disabilities, and their families build and maintain their health and economic security. Accordingly, policymakers are taking critical steps to ensure program preparedness, keep beneficiaries and the public informed, and facilitate timely access to appropriate care. Learn more... What You Need to Know About Coronavirus and Medicare Coverage


IRS starts using prepaid debit cards to send stimulus payments


Consumer Pamphlet: Probate In Florida


Track the Status of COVID-19 Stimulus Checks for Veterans


With nearly 200 episodes, the Borne the Battle podcast has shared inspiring stories from a wide range of guests. From Army generals to professional athletes, Borne the Battle has given listeners insight into the experiences of Veterans and Veteran advocates in many fields through interviews with guests. To listen, click here.


Navy has extended presumption of exposure to agent orange to veterans who served in the Korean Demilitarized Zone


Florida House Bill Takes Aim at 'Exorbitant' Air Ambulance Costs


Know Your Court – County Court Jurisdictional Changes


Dementia vs. Alzheimer’s: Which Is It?


Use This Executor’s Checklist to Smooth Estate Transitions


Consumer Pamphlet: What Is Guardianship?


Larry Griggs has an extensive library of informative, easy to understand videos that discuss elder law in further detail. Click here.