Senior Guide 2023-2

Law Office of Sara Senger ELDER LAW | WILLS & TRUSTS SPECIAL NEEDS TRUSTS ASSISTANCE WITH MEDI-CAL BENEFITS Ask me about home and hospital visits 35 years of Experience as an Elder Law Attorney PHONE: (831) 646-5424 E-MAIL: 2511 Garden Rd. Suite A230 Monterey sara-senger_1-4_SRG23_kpr.indd 1 5/11/23 1:00 PM We focus on the most important family in the world. Yours. • Trustee and Trust Management Services • Family Office, Private Client Services Liza D. Horvath • Certified Trust & Financial Advisor • Licensed Professional Fiduciary 26435 Carmel Rancho Blvd., Ste 100, Carmel (831) 646-5262 Trust... MtyTrustMgmt_1-4_SG22_gk.indd 1 5/11/23 1:25 PM Kellie D. Morgantini Interim Executive Director Legal Services for Seniors is a 501(c)(3) organization. The mission of Legal Services for Seniors is to provide no cost legal services to Monterey County seniors 60 years of age and above, emphasizing service to the most socially and/or economically needy. Elder Abuse: Financial and Physical We assist clients who are victims of physical elder abuse at the hands of family and others. We also assist seniors who fall prey to undue influence, fraud and scams. Our legal advocates assist clients in obtaining restraining orders in domestic violence court as well as address financial elder abuse in Monterey County Superior Court. Guardianships Probate Guardianships - a Superior Court process in which custody of minor children (under 18 years of age) is granted to someone other than a child’s parent. Our attorneys represent clients in this process— from preparing and filing court petitions to court representation. Landlord/Tenant Issues We represent clients with evictions, foreclosures, loss of security deposit, unsafe housing, mobile home issues, and preservation of low-income housing. Limited Conservatorships A Limited Conservatorship is a Superior Court process in which our client is appointed as a Conservator of an adult developmentally disabled child or other adult who is not able to successfully care for themselves. Medi-cal/Medicare Medicare and MediCal health insurance problems require knowledge of not only health insurance, but governmental administrative processes. We can help untangle insurance problems, as well as coverage and qualification denials. Social Security Social Security over-payment appeals, eligibility assessments. 831.899.0492 more information available at No-Cost Legal Help For Seniors Estate Planning - Wills, Power of Attorney for Financial Decisions, Advance Healthcare Directives 11 Thomas Owens Way #101, Monterey legal-services_1-2h_SG23_kpr.indd 1 5/8/23 12:04 PM WWW.MONTEREYCOUNTYWEEKLY.COM/LIVINGWELL 13