Every day should be Autism Acceptance Day!
This is a follow-up to a prior post on the anti-vaccination movement. Recent surveys show that Michigan is now 46th in the nation in vaccinating our children and teenagers. This is appalling. Vaccination protects and benefits the child who is vaccinated. It also protects and benefits the children around them — so-called herd immunity. As a socially-conscious individual, it is Read More
This is both uplifting and horrendous at the same time.
A colleague posted a question on an elder law listserv about being paid to represent a Supplemental Security Income (SSI) recipient who lost benefits due to assets in a special needs trust (SNT). The SSI program has a $2,000 asset limit and an SNT is designed to protect excess assets. The question was answered by a very knowing Social Security Read More