Elder Law, Newcastle and the Hunter
Advice to minimise fees and maximise entitlements.
Make informed financial and legal decisions for your loved one
The difference between the best decision and the worst decision can add up to as much as $100,000 over five years.
Transitioning a loved one into aged care is a stressful and difficult process. The process can be confusing and the legal and financial aspects daunting. We can help you and other family members with the process, to ensure appropriate, and considered decisions are made for the care of your loved one and their estate.
We can help you answer questions like:
Aged Care legal advice in Newcastle and the Hunter
Our solicitor, Gary Watson, works with you to help you make informed decisions about the care of your loved one. When entering an aged care home or assisted living facility it is advisable to have the contract reviewed, no different to if you were buying a new property.
Aged care is a complex area and many are unaware of entitlements they may qualify for. We can help you get the best care for your loved one, and protect their estate by structuring their finances to minimise fees and maximise benefits.
Our solicitor can help with the following aspects of elder law and aged care advice:
Get in contact to discuss the aged care options for your loved one. Even if your loved one is already in a care facility we can help you ensure that their estate and legal affairs are in order.
For expert elder law advice in Newcastle and beyond contact Watson Legal.
“We found it a very helpful summary of our discussions per phone and you answered all our written questions. It has been a very stressful time for us and we appreciated your prompt action and responses when we were uncertain as to how to proceed with the contract. It was reassuring to receive your expert advice in such a timely manner.” ~ Kerry ~
 Financial advice will be provided by EWFP. Elliot Watson Financial Planning Pty Ltd and its advisers are Authorised Representatives of RI Advice Group Pty Ltd, ABN 23 001 774 125 AFSL 238429.
Watson Legal Pty Ltd is a separate entity to Elliot Watson Financial Planning Pty Ltd.