Attwood Marshall Lawyers is proud to be a part of a free aged care seminar hosted by the Oculus Group. A 2 hour seminar will be run on Thursday 17 April, consisting of either a morning (9:45 am) or afternoon (1:45pm) session. The seminar will be held at Occulus Financial Services Group’s offices at 39 Wharf Street, Tweed Heads NSW. Light refreshments will be provided.
The seminar will focus on the major changes to residential aged care, beginning July 1. These changes have the potential to manifest in higher on-going fees to residents and are extremely important to be aware of if you or a loved one are considering the move into residential aged care.. The seminar will feature Penny Pettigrew from Oculus and Jeff Garrett from Attwood Marshall Lawyers.
Oculus`s Penny Pettigrew, who hosts the talk back radio show on 4CRB “The Aged Care Advisor” will discuss:
- 5 easy steps to entering aged care
- Cost of residential aged care
- An overview of the aged care reforms
Jeff Garrett will discuss:
- Wills and Enduring Powers of Attorney
- Enduring Guardianship
- Advanced Health Directives
Jeff Garrett is a Senior Partner & Legal Practice Director of Attwood Marshall Lawyers. Jeff has extensive experience in estate planning and has provided helpful guidance to many clients.
Penny Pettigrew (Dip. Fin. Mar) has been providing information on Residential Aged Care Fees and Charges since the introduction of the Aged Care Reforms in 1997. Her extensive technical knowledge will enable your questions to be answered.
For ease of use, you can download or view a copy of our flyer to print or share. Alternatively you can sign up for the free seminar here.