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Caring for an Elderly Relative



What the book covers

Managing the care of an older family member can be daunting. Caring for an Elderly Relative is a comprehensive guide to the legal and financial considerations you will need to address during this time.

Our guide will help you navigate unfamiliar territory and ensure your loved one receives the best care possible.

  • Where to Start – If you have an elderly relative who’s becoming unable to care for themselves, we can help you take the first steps towards accessing support.
  • Finding the Right Care – There will be a number of different care options available for your elderly relative. We’ve set out what these are and how to explore which one will be right for your family.
  • Legal and Financial Decisions – Our guide explains all the legal documentation you’ll need to have in place in order to make decisions on behalf of your loved one.
  • Safeguarding Your Elderly Relative – Everyone deserves high quality care in their last years. Our guide covers how to ensure your loved one is safe and well cared for, as well as what to do if you have any concerns.

About The Author

Rachel Roche is a specialist private client solicitor with a great deal of experience in supporting families who are caring for elderly relatives. Along with the Roche Legal team, Rachel provides carers with expert guidance on the sensitive issues the come up during this time, including planning their relative’s future and managing their estate.

These are often very complex issues and Rachel and her team are well versed in providing practical solutions and demystifying legal jargon.