Toske illustrates the need for early estate planning involving the entire family when a developmental disability affects a family member. The importance of maintaining eligibility for government programs is stressed, as well as the benefits of the planning to all concerned. Two case studies are used for illustration. A what do I do now? list is included.
Toske, Terry L.
"Special Needs Estate Planning-A Family Perspective,"
Marquette Elder's Advisor: Vol. 2
, Article 5.
Available at: http://scholarship.law.marquette.edu/elders/vol2/iss3/5