The U.S. House of Representatives passes H.R.2646 – The Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act

July 6th, 2016: This week, the United States House of Representatives passed H.R.2646 – the Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act. In a recent press release issued by the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Mary Giliberti explains: “H.R. 2646 addresses gaps in America’s mental health system and accommodates different perspectives…

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) publishes Allyson McAndrews’ Story on her Grandfather’s Legacy – #BreakingTheStigma

The Reason Why “Grand” is in the Word “Grandfather” #BreakingTheStigma Surrounding Mental Illness By Allyson McAndrews, M.Ed. McAndrews Law Offices, P.C. Originally published by NAMI – National Alliance on Mental Illness  Due to the work of many compassionate and broad-minded people, our nation has made great strides over the past several decades to help #breakthestigma surrounding mental illness…

June 2016 News & Updates – McAndrews Law Offices’ Estates, Trusts & Wealth Transfer Group

  610-648-9300 Contact Us www.mcandrewslaw.com Providing families of Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, the Washington, D.C. area, and New Jersey with exceptional legal representation in Estate Planning, Special Education, Abuse of Vulnerable Citizens, and Disability & Elder Law About Us Attorneys/Staff Practice Areas Articles News/Events In This Issue Musician Prince Dies – Leaves NO Will Modifying an Irrevocable…

Don’t miss this FREE Sensory Friendly Movie Showing of ANGRY BIRDS!

Saturday, June 18th, 2016 @ Regal Plymouth Meeting 10 Hosted by MassMutual Eastern Pennsylvania’s SpecialCare team and the EBS Children’s Institute, this event offers families who have a child or loved one with special needs a sensory-friendly family movie at no cost. A few local organizations will be on-site to provide information on community resources…

What is next for the future of Bill Cosby?

On Tuesday, May 24th, 2016, exactly two weeks ago, Pennsylvania Judge Elizabeth McHugh ruled that comedian/actor Bill Cosby will go to trial this summer in regard to aggravated sexual assault charges. Such high-profile cases often raise complicated questions and concerns by both parties, including the general public. Dennis McAndrews, Esq., Founder and Managing Partner of McAndrews Law Offices,…

Michael Connolly, Esq. & Heather Hulse, JD, MS, MA, both shareholders at McAndrews Law, will be presenting at PBI’s “Snapshots of Special Education Law” Live Webcast!

On Thursday, July 21st, 2016, the Pennsylvania Bar Institute (PBI) will host a live webcast titled “SNAPSHOTS OF SPECIAL EDUCATION: An Intermediate level program focusing on four critical areas in special education law”. Michael Connolly, Esq. and Heather Hulse, JD, MS, MA, both shareholders at McAndrews Law Offices, will serve as expert faculty. Mr. Connolly…