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Legal and Financial Planning

The New York City Chapter holds seminars designed to acquaint families affected by Alzheimer's disease and related dementias with legal and financial issues associated with planning for the long-term care of their relative. An attorney specializing in Elder Law will discuss important topics family members should understand before meeting with their personal attorney.


  • Power of Attorney
  • Health Care Proxy
  • Long-Term Care Insurance
  • Joint Bank Accounts
  • Guardianship
  • Medicaid Eligibility

We recommend that you attend our "Understanding Dementia: What You Need To Know and Where To Go" meeting before you attend the Legal & Financial Seminar.

*NOTE* These meetings are ONLY for family & friends caring for people with dementia.

Registration is REQUIRED. Please call our 24-hour Helpline at 800.272.3900 to register. All meetings are free of charge and subject to change.


English 1st Monday of every month Noon - 1:30pm
English 3rd Monday of every month 5:30 - 7:00pm
English 4th Thursday of every month 5:30 - 7:00pm
Spanish Varies Varies
Chinese Varies Varies


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