folder ABLE

folder Advocate's Guides

Medi-Cal Recovery: An Advocate’s Guide

Includes regulatory and statutory materials, copies of DHCS Recovery Unit forms, model hardship waiver and appeals documents and relevant cases.

Representing Clients with Diminished Capacity: An Advocate’s Guide

Includes discussions on the legal parameters of determining capacity, methods and limits of surrogate decision-making, and how to use Powers of Attorneys and Advance Health Care Directives to protect your clients’ rights, with sample forms.

Elder Financial Abuse: Litigation Guide

Includes relevant statutes, pleadings and complaint templates for various types of elder financial abuse cases.

Net News Archive

An archive of articles and full issues of the Net News

folder Submissions

For submissions only!

folder Webinars

CANHR’s 2015 Spring Webinar Series for California Legal Services Providers


Financial Elder Abuse: Remedies and Restitution

This presentation offers an overview of California senior consumer protection statutes and how legal services programs can partner with civil attorneys litigating elder financial abuse scams involving long-term care Medi-Cal, the Veterans Aid and Assistance program, and unsuitable annuities and reverse mortgages.

Overview of the Long Term Care System in California

Includes an overview of the structure, regulatory systems and eligibility for California nursing homes, residential care facilities for the elderly, and some home and community based services, including the assisted living waiver program and PACE.