Both Medicaid and VA benefits may pay for long-term care costs for qualifying elders. Each program is complex and can be difficult to understand by itself. What’s even more confusing is how VA benefits and Medicaid interact with one another. VA ben…
A special program administered by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) provides the Aid and Attendance benefit for veterans. Many veterans and spouses are unaware of the benefit, which can help pay for long-term care needs and supplement the…
On October 18, 2018, new rules regarding eligibility for VA pension were implemented by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). The new rules are quite comprehensive, however, they also provide more opportunities to qualify for these important benef…
Cartersville, Georgia attorney Sharon McCoy focuses her practice on families in need of estate planning and elder law services. She is committed to personal, compassionate service to every client. Sharon’s experience has shown her that planning… Read More
Attorney Lance McCoy has practiced law in Georgia for over 25 years. Since 2003, Lance has worked alongside his wife, Sharon McCoy, at their family-owned Cartersville firm, The McCoy Law Firm, LLC. His work for Asset Protection & Elder Law of Georgia… Read More
Attorney Jana Allen As a criminal defense lawyer, Attorney Jana Allen joined The McCoy Law Firm in 2020 after transitioning from the position of Assistant District Attorney in the Cherokee Judicial Circuit (serving Bartow and Gordon Counties). Jana h… Read More
Why Choose Us
In a perfect world, life should become easier when we reach old age. However, in more and more cases, we have noticed that the financial structure is lacking for seniors and their families, especially when trying to pay for long-term care services.
At Asset Protection & Elder Law of Georgia, we understand that all of this can be overwhelming for seniors and their families. We are here to help you during your time of need and we can help you plan everything, from establishing your nursing home care plans to building your will or trust.