May 1st, 2019: Planning for a Family Member with a Disability and Special Needs Trusts

Free Informational Presentation Hosted by St. Monica’s All Abilities Ministry and presented by Jennifer Simons, Esq. and Lesley Mehalick, JD, LLM of McAndrews Law Offices’ Estates and Trusts Department, Topics include Special needs trusts, Living Wills, Guardianship for transition to adulthood, Guidance on financial care for older individuals, and more! WHEN: Wednesday, May 1st, 2019…

April 27th, 2019: Free Special Education Presentation

Hosted by Easton-Area Parent Support Group, Presented by Henry Young, Esq. of McAndrews Law Offices, P.C. April is National Autism Awareness Month. While this free workshop is not specific to autism, it WILL cover several areas that relate to students with an autism diagnosis. Topics include Discipline and Obtaining Appropriate Special Education Services. WHEN: Saturday,…

April 17th, 2019: Special Education and Estate Planning

Free Parent Support Group Presentation Northeast Support Group Navigated by Families welcomes individuals, parents, family members, friends of an individual with intellectual disabilities, Autism and all other different abilities to this informational event presented by  Michael Connolly, Esq. and Dennis McAndrews, Esq. of McAndrews Law Offices! WHEN: Wednesday, April 17, 2019th   TIME: 10:00am-1:00pm  LOCATION: Partnership for…

April 4th, 2019: Estate Planning for Seniors

Unique Issues and Addressing Specific Challenges Hosted by Surrey Services for Seniors- East Goshen, and presented by Lesley Mehalick, JD, LLM, Supervising Partner of McAndrews Law Offices’ Estates and Trusts Department. Topics include the importance of powers of attorney, advanced medical directives, guardianship, blended families, Medicaid planning, gifting, and more! WHEN: Thursday, April 4th, 2019 TIME:…

April 4th and May 2nd: Free IEP Clinics

Special Education 101: A Practical Overview for Families  Presented by McAndrews Law Offices, P.C., in conjunction with Community Prevention Partnership Whether your child has had an IEP for years, or you’re just becoming concerned about academic, behavior or social issues, come and learn about your child’s educational rights in school, including special education services and…

Tuesday, April 9th: ABLE Accounts vs. Special Needs Trusts

Presented by McAndrews Law Offices, P.C. in conjunction with The Arc of Cumberland & Perry Counties McAndrews Law Offices will be joining The Arc of Cumberland & Perry Counties to host an informative financial presentation for families and other interested persons. This session will provide an overview of ABLE Accounts in Pennsylvania and when this…

April 25th, 2019: IEP and 504 Plan Legal Workshop

Strengthen Your School’s IEP and 504 Plan Process and Protect Student Rights NBI: National Business Institute Seminar Program Description from NBI’s website: IEPs and 504 plans are essential tools to ensure positive learning outcomes for many students. They also have the potential to cause legal issues for schools if they aren’t properly planned and carried…

March 22nd: Philadelphia Intellectual disAbility Services 27th Annual “My City, My Place” Brighter Futures Awards Ceremony

THEME: Don’t Limit Me: Charting My LifeCourse Around My Abilities   Kimberly Caputo, Esq. will be representing McAndrews Law Offices at the event’s exhibit and resource fair! WHEN: Friday, March 22nd, 2019 TIME: 8:30 am – 3:00 pm WHERE: Philadelphia 201 Hotel (formerly Sheraton Philadelphia), 201 North 17th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103 MORE:  From the Department…

March 6th, 2019: Free Presentation on Dyslexia & Orton Gillingham and an IEP Clinic

Hosted by Decoding Dyslexia, The Dyslexia and Literacy Network, The Children’s Dyslexia Center of Bloomsburg and McAndrews Law Offices, P.C. Come and join Decoding Dyslexia, The Dyslexia and Literacy Network, and Cathy Clements, Director at The Children’s Dyslexia Center of Bloomsburg, for a presentation on Dyslexia and the Orton Gillingham teaching approach. After the discussion, Michael…