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Dealing with dementia – We are here to Help!

What is dementia? Dementia is a general term for over 100 different diseases, including Alzheimer’s. It describes the symptoms of several diseases and conditions which cause the progressive decline of the brain. One type of dementia is the most common. Symptoms associated with dementia: Thinking speed lowered Difficulty in making Judgement Mood and emotions Memory …

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Deputyship and the Court of Protection | Community Care Solicitors

When a person has lost their mental capacity, it can be difficult to know what the best course of action is. Lasting Powers Of Attorney grants you legal authority over your loved one’s affairs while Deputyships give them more control than just hands-on management; however, they may take longer and cost significantly more money or …

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What happens if you die without making a Will ?

In some cases, people die without creating a Will. In such instances, they are described as having died ‘intestate’, meaning that the estate of the deceased person will now be distributed in accordance with the law and rules of intestacy. In England and Wales by leaving a Will that clearly states exactly who you wish …

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