All of us may have friends, family or co-workers who have been diagnosed with bipolar disorder, which affects more than 2½ million Americans.
My husband Bruce is the Director of Social Services for Proxy Parent Foundation. Recently, he came home with an unusual item in his briefcase—a colorful metal can, labeled ‘Bruce’s Yams’.
Clients of mine who want to establish a special needs trust for someone with a mental illness frequently share a common challenge: who to designate as the trustee?
Please allow me to introduce myself to you, my name is Kimberly Alsabery and I am joining Proxy Parent Foundation as the Communications and Client Relations Officer.
A special needs trust protects a disabled person’s means tested benefits such as SSI or Medi-Cal by providing a “safe harbor” for income
All public systems in California have been hard hit by the effects of this recession which has caused