Elderly and vulnerable client

Our team of experts is highly skilled in advising elderly and vulnerable clients and their families on a wide range of legal matters.

We aim to bring you peace of mind by providing practical advice on everyday issues, as well as planning ahead for the future.

We will talk you through your options step by step, making sure you understand and are completely happy with the choices you make before we help implement your decisions.

Services for elderly and vulnerable clients

Very few local firms offer a specialist team to deal with complex issues affecting the elderly and vulnerable, so we are proud to have such a wealth of knowledge and expertise.

Our services include:

  • NHS continuing healthcare applications
  • Community care advice
  • Protecting your assets if you need residential or nursing care
  • Lasting powers of attorney
  • Registration of powers of attorney

We can also help with:

  • Deputyship applications to the Court of Protection
  • Capacity and consent issues
  • Welfare benefits for the elderly
  • Protecting disabled and vulnerable children
  • Wills
  • Advance decisions (commonly referred to as living wills)

How can we help you?

Choose Furley Page community care solicitors for expert advice

Two senior lawyers in our team are Accredited Members of Solicitors for the Elderly. Nicola August is an Approved Panel Deputy of the Court of Protection and the only one in East Kent and Medway.

We will make sure that one point of contact is assigned to handle all of your affairs, reducing both confusion and stress in the process.

 

Covid-19 secure meetings

Face to face meetings are possible in our office and we do our best to make the meeting as safe as possible with Covid in mind. But we are happy to visit you in your own home, or at a hospice or hospital. Visits will be arranged in a Covid-19 secure way following Government guidelines. For further information about our services, contact Nicola August or Val Prosser.

 

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