Health and Welfare

The benefits of making a Lasting Power of Attorney

Did you know that there are two different types of Lasting Powers of Attorney?  If you do – “top of the class”; if you didn’t know, well, you’re excused because most people do not know about the Health & Welfare Lasting Power of Attorney. A Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) is a legal tool that allows you to appoint someone to make certain decisions on […]

Health & Welfare Power of Attorney

Health & Welfare Lasting Powers of Attorney

~By Paula Murphy~   Most people are concerned about who will make financial decisions for them but few people are concerned about their health care and personal welfare. Only a handful of clients chose to make a Health & Welfare lasting Power of Attorney.   We have, however, been made aware by clients that they have had difficulty in persuading the authorities to respect their […]