Parents in Georgia who are attempting to make plans for their children who have special needs can run into a variety of obstacles, as there are multiple issues that may need to be addressed in said plans. However, regardless of the obstacles, these parents know that they must do right by their children and accomplish their goals.
For starters, most of these parents, and even sometimes siblings who are caring for another sibling who has special needs, know that those individuals will not be able to take care of themselves. As a result, one of the issues that might need to be addressed is naming a guardian for the special needs individual. By doing so, family members can make sure that the individual has someone to see to their financial and medical needs.
Another issue is applying for and getting approved to enroll in Medicaid coverage. This process is oftentimes easier said than done, which is why many individuals find it beneficial to get more information about their rights, the application process and their legal options.
Navigating the process of setting up the right mechanisms to ensure that a special needs individual will receive the right assistance and care can be a multiple step plan. And, even if you think you are taking the right steps, there may be options that you have not yet considered. At our law firm, we work with our clients to attempt to come up with the best special needs plan for their situation. Nothing should be taken for granted. For more information about how our law firm might be able to help in your case, please visit the special needs planning section of our website.