Alyson Christine Fudge’s Guides

Alyson Christine Fudge

Mount Pleasant Elder Law Attorney.

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  1. Planning for the Future of a Special Needs Child

    Written by attorney Alyson Fudge, over 4 years ago.

    Special NeedsLegal Planning is unlike the traditional legal and financial planning where you buy a home, raise your children, plan four years of college education and retirement. Special Needs Legal is planning for two generations. Many adult children with a disability must be su...

  2. Paying for Nursing Care--How Can the Government Help?

    Written by attorney Alyson Fudge, over 4 years ago.

    Medicaid is South Carolina's grant-in-aid program by which the Federal and State governments share the cost of providing medical care for needy persons who have low income. South Carolina began participation in the Medicaid Program in 1968. Individuals who meet financial and cat...

  3. My Loved-One Needs Help Making Decisions--Who's In Charge?

    Written by attorney Alyson Fudge, over 4 years ago.

    Mental Incapacity Due to Aging, Mental Illness or Injury: Sometimes an individual loses mental capacity, and likely will not regain it in the foreseeable future. In this type of situation, whether the loss of mental capacity is due to Dementia (Alzheimer's, Lewy Bodies, etc), Can...

  4. Estate Planning: What Is It & Why Do I Need to Do It?

    Written by attorney Alyson Fudge, over 4 years ago.

    The National Council on Aging reports People do not anticipate caring for a parent. They state, `We will cross that bridge when we get to it. But when adult children suddenly have to cross that bridge they look frantically for answers and options. Many of us who are moving into ...