Special Needs Planning in NJ – Part 2 of 4

Guardianship

Guardianship In Part II of this Series, I want to discuss why formal guardianship is important and how to go about being recognized as the legal guardian of a special needs individual. Until the person turns 18, a parent can legally make decisions for the child. However, once a person turns age 18, he or […]

Special Needs Planning in NJ – Part 1 of 4

Government Benefits

PART I – GOVERNMENT BENEFITS Many parents of a special needs child have an overwhelming concern: How (and by whom) will their child be taken care of when I die? In this series, I would like to explore the options that exist to ensure that your child will be provided for. In order to understand […]