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Participating vendor in the Dutchess County Return the FAVOR Veteran Discount Card Program (Click Here for program details)

United States Veterans receive a 10% discount for any legal services provided. 

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Announcements

I AM MOVING!!

NEW OFFICE LOCATION:
88 Route 22, Suite #3
Pawling, New York 12564

Articles

 About:

Shan, Karen. "Mobile office brings expertise to client." Poughkeepsie Journal, February 16, 2015. (Click Here)

Events & Speaking Engagements

FREE SEMINAR:
Making Your Golden Years Golden: Planning Your Retirement and Your Legacy

Date/Time:          Tuesday, 09/19/2017 from 5:00 - 6:30 PM

Location:             Karen's Diner
                             56 Route 22
                             Pawling, New York 12664

Seating is limited to 20, so please RSVP @ 845-350-0828 by September 15th!

To view the event flyer click here.

9th Annual World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2017 - Light, Camera, Action Against Elder Abuse
Presented by EverCare & Friends of Seniors:

Date/Time:          Friday, 06/16/2017 from 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Location:             Poughkeepsie Elks Lodge #275
                             29 Overocker Road
                             Poughkeepsie, New York 12601

To view the event flyer click here.
To view the event letter click here.
To view event sponsorship opportunities
click here.

FREE SEMINAR! "What is the State of Your Estate?"

Presented by:
Matt Cavagnaro, Liberty Mutual Life Insurance & Concetta CP Chiarolanza, Estate Planning & ELder Law Attorney

Date/Time:          Tuesday, 04/04/2017 from 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Location:             Boardman Road Library
                             141 Boardman Road
                             Poughkeepsie, New York 12601

Call 845-485-3445 x3702 to register OR go to the "Events" section of the Boardman Road Library website here.

To view the event flyer click here.

Light refreshments will be provided!
All participants receive a free gift and an entry into a monthly raffle for a $50 VISA gift card!

Senior Golden Gathering Event (Hosted by NYS Senator Sue Serino):

Date/Time:          10/01/2016 from 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Location:             Arlington High School
                             1157 NY-55
                             LaGrangeville, New York 12540

Getting Your House in Order: Practical Steps for Senior Living (Sponsored by Ferncliff Cemetery):
(Click Here to see event poster)

Date/Time:          Monday, 06/27/2016 from 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Location:             Greenburgh Public Library
                             300 Tarrytown Road
                             Elmsford, New York 10523

Event will include 3 panel discussions: 

12:00 PM: "Health and Wellness"
with Christen Deering (Social Worker), Ellen Gershman (Physical Therapist), Janice Green (Registered Nurse) and Jackie Muller (Licensed Clinical Social Worker)

1:00 PM: "Legal and Finance"
with Concetta CP Chiarolanza (Attorney), Bruce Cohen (Reverse Mortgage Consultant), Linda G. Collica (Medicaid Consultant) and Howard Gershman (Financial Advisor)

2:00 PM: "Lifestyle"
with Colleen Ashe (Certified Professional Organizer), Micah Bennett (Concierge Service), Daria Rocco (Alternative Hair Solutions) and Haim Keren (Hearing Aids - Zounds Hearing)
 

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2016
(Sponsored by the Coalition on Elder Abuse in Dutchess County - A program of the Mediation Center of Dutchess County):

Date/Time:          Friday, 06/10/2016 from 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Location:             Poughkeepsie Elks Lodge #275
                             29 Overocker Road
                             Poughkeepsie, New York 12601

For information about last year's event click here.

FREE Legal Clinic:

Date/Time:          Saturday, 04/23/2016 from 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Location:             Poughkeepsie Plaza (http://www.poughkeepsieplaza.com/) 
                             2600 South Road, Route 9
                             Poughkeepsie, New York 12601

Money Wise (FREE expo hosted by The Poughkeepsie Journal):

Date/Time:          03/05/2016 from 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location:             Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel
                             40 Civic Center Plaza
                             Poughkeepsie, New York 12601


Tax Aspects of Medicaid/Long-Term Care Planning (Hosted by New York State Society of Enrolled Agents -
Mid-Hudson Valley Chapter):

Date/Time:          11/10/2015 from 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Location:             Dutchess Golf Club
                             2628 South Road (Route 9)
                             Poughkeepsie, New York 12601

Senior Golden Gathering Event (Hosted by NYS Senator Sue Serino):

Date/Time:          10/03/2015 from 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Location:             Arlington High School
                             1157 NY-55
                             LaGrangeville, New York 12540

Volunteer speaker for the 2015 National Healthcare Decisions Day program, sponsored by the Elder Law & Special Needs Section of the New York State Bar Association:

Date/Time:          04/21/2015 at 10:00 AM

Location:             Poughkeepsie Public Library District
                             Adriance Memorial Library
                             93 Market Street
                             Poughkeepsie, New York 12601-4099