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Cona Elder Law October News and Events


Monday, 10.8.18

Veterans Aid and Attendance Seminar

The Veterans Administration has issued new rules which drastically change the eligibility for Veterans and spouses to receive Aid & Attendance pension benefits. These changes will go into effect October 18, 2018. Join Cona Elder Law Partner Melissa Negrin-Wiener to learn how to protect your assets for the future. Located at The Arbors at Hauppauge from 6:00-8:00PM. Please RSVP to Karen Jarvi at or call 631.582.3334.

Tuesday, 10.9.18

So You're 65, Now What? Panel Discussion

A discussion packed with all the latest financial, elder law, and lifestyle solutions for those around retirement age. Tuesday, October 9, 2018 7:00 p.m.- 8:30p.m. at The Bristal West Babylon.
Refreshments will be served. Space is limited.
Please reserve your spot by contacting Lisa DeMarco at or call 631.635.5508.

Wednesday, 10.10.18

"Law You Should Know" Radio Show on 90.3FM

Cona Elder Law Partner Melissa Negrin-Wiener will be discussing the Top 10 myths of Elder Law and Estate Planning on “Law You Should Know” Radio Show airing Wed Oct. 10 on 90.3 FM at 3:00PM.

Thursday, 10.18.18 

Demystifying Medicaid Breakfast Series

Asset Protection: Should My Trust be Revocable or Irrevocable?

Join Cona Elder Law Partner Melissa Negrin-Wiener to discuss a different Medicaid topic each month. Seminars take place in our Susan C. Snowe Caregiver Resource Center at our office located at 225 Broadhollow Road, Melville. 8:00-9:30AM.
Hot breakfast will be served. To RSVP please call Sarah Carpenter at 631.390.5000 or email

Tuesday, 10.30.18

Life Strategies Conference:

Financial, Tax, and Estate Planning Strategies

Financial, Tax, and Estate Planning from your 40's through your 80's.
Join Cona Elder Law and Citrin Cooperman Accountants for a panel event at The Inn at Fox Hollow from 5:30 - 7:00PM to gain insight on strategies to help you preserve assets and plan ahead for every stage of life. This panel addresses the hurdles, decisions and consequences that effect individuals in their 40s through their 80s and provides tips to help you feel financially confident at every age. Click here for more info. Please RSVP to Sarah Carpenter at 631.390.5000 or email 

Medicare Open Enrollment is here

Meet with Bob Falkowitz!

Bob Falkowitz, Senior Health Insurance Advisor, will be providing free consultations at Cona Elder Law's Susan C. Snowe Caregiver Resource Center during the Medicare Open Enrollment period.
Come learn about:
♦ Medicare Parts A & B
♦ Medicare Advantage
♦ Prescription Drug Coverage
♦ Medicare Supplement Plans
Bob will be available every Thursday from October 18th -
December 6th between 3:00-5:00pm.
Free consultation appointments must be made in advance. To reserve a spot, please call Janet Russell at 631.390.5000 or email .

Let Us Grant Your Wish!

Cona Elder Law grants wishes to seniors in need through Senior Dreams Come True all year long and we are looking to grant wishes!
Wishes granted include:

  • Dental Work
  • Hearing Aids
  • Car Repair
  • Travel costs to reunite families
  • Wheelchair ramps
  • Home improvements

To nominate a deserving senior, please visit Senior Dreams.

Or call Janet Russell at 631.390.5000 or email

Senior Dreams Come True is a 501(c)(3) charity. Every dollar we raise goes toward helping those in need.

About the Author Cona Elder Law

Cona Elder Law is a full service law firm based in Melville, LI. Our firm concentrates in the areas of elder law, estate planning, estate administration and litigation, special needs planning and health care facility representation. We are proud to have been recognized for our innovative strategies, creative techniques and unparalleled negotiating skills unendingly driven toward our paramount objective - satisfying the needs of our clients.

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