Tell us about yourself:
Founded Singleton Legal after recognizing a need for caregiver-centered legal services while caring for my mother through cancer and providing pro bono services to other caregivers. In 2018, I received the national Caregiving Visionary Award for my advocacy for and service to the caregiving community. Presently an AARP Caregiving Expert. Through AARP, I speak and write about legal and financial issues affecting caregivers. I am also a member of the Florida Bar Speakers' Bureau and speak locally and nationally about estate and life care planning for families with young children, baby boomers, and the caregiver community.
Area of knowledge and what I know well:
Caregiving
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Hi Elena:  I'm sorry to hear about your son's deteriorating condition.  He is so fortunate to have you!   Piggybacking on Jane's comment:  much of what is available to you is contingent on your state of residence.  Many have programs that allow some ...
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Hi @AngelC815352 , and thanks for your post.  Caregiving for loved ones with disorders like bipolar doesn't seem to get as much attention and understanding as other conditions.  You've been doing this for a long time and have a lot of coordination to...
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Hi @CandisM936612 and thank you for your post.  Lots to think about as you plan for the upcoming years.  My two cents:  it may be helpful to write out a few possible scenarios and talk them through with an elder law attorney.  You are young but have ...
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Loved Amy's interview!   Great tips and I can relate to all of them.  It means so much to me when people make a gesture of support without needing to be asked or instructed.  Something as little as doing a load of laundry or walking the dog make a bi...
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Hi @j266620j and thanks for your post:  I am going to respond to your question with some questions...Have you discussed this with the attorney you used to prepare the power of attorney document?Do you have family/loved ones who can assist with addres...
AmandaSingleton 10-22-2019 10:49 AM
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Hi Elena:  I'm sorry to hear about your son's deteriorating condition.  He is so fortunate to have you!   Piggybacking on Jane's comment:  much of what is available to you is contingent on your state of residence.  Many have programs that allow some ...
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Hi @AngelC815352 , and thanks for your post.  Caregiving for loved ones with disorders like bipolar doesn't seem to get as much attention and understanding as other conditions.  You've been doing this for a long time and have a lot of coordination to...
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Hi @CandisM936612 and thank you for your post.  Lots to think about as you plan for the upcoming years.  My two cents:  it may be helpful to write out a few possible scenarios and talk them through with an elder law attorney.  You are young but have ...
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Loved Amy's interview!   Great tips and I can relate to all of them.  It means so much to me when people make a gesture of support without needing to be asked or instructed.  Something as little as doing a load of laundry or walking the dog make a bi...
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Hi @j266620j and thanks for your post:  I am going to respond to your question with some questions...Have you discussed this with the attorney you used to prepare the power of attorney document?Do you have family/loved ones who can assist with addres...
AmandaSingleton 10-22-2019 10:49 AM
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Hi Elena:  I'm sorry to hear about your son's deteriorating condition.  He is so fortunate to have you!   Piggybacking on Jane's comment:  much of what is available to you is contingent on your state of residence.  Many have programs that allow some ...
AmandaSingleton 06-18-2020 01:25 PM
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Hi @AngelC815352 , and thanks for your post.  Caregiving for loved ones with disorders like bipolar doesn't seem to get as much attention and understanding as other conditions.  You've been doing this for a long time and have a lot of coordination to...
AmandaSingleton 11-12-2019 06:42 AM
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Hi @CandisM936612 and thank you for your post.  Lots to think about as you plan for the upcoming years.  My two cents:  it may be helpful to write out a few possible scenarios and talk them through with an elder law attorney.  You are young but have ...
AmandaSingleton 11-08-2019 12:09 PM
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Loved Amy's interview!   Great tips and I can relate to all of them.  It means so much to me when people make a gesture of support without needing to be asked or instructed.  Something as little as doing a load of laundry or walking the dog make a bi...
AmandaSingleton 11-08-2019 06:15 AM
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Hi @j266620j and thanks for your post:  I am going to respond to your question with some questions...Have you discussed this with the attorney you used to prepare the power of attorney document?Do you have family/loved ones who can assist with addres...
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