Gifts to Charity – But Which Charity?

There can be a number of reasons why you may decide to leave gifts to charity in your Will. This may be that you want to leave something to a cause that is close to your heart, ensuring that a local project can survive in the long term and other reasons. Gifts to...
Residential Care Costs Seminar

Residential Care Costs Seminar

A presentation by Ian Wessels MA PGCE, Solicitor When someone goes into residential care, it often imposes significant burdens on them and their family. Negotiating ‘the system’ can be stressful and confusing to anyone unfamiliar with its workings. The presentation...

Leaving a house in a Will

Here’s something to think about when you are leaving a house in a Will. You own the property on your own This might seem straightforward; you can name the property and leave it to whom you want in your Will. There are dangers in naming specific properties. You own a...
Dementia Awareness Day, Sat 23 May 2015

Dementia Awareness Day, Sat 23 May 2015

Dementia Action Alliance Faversham (DAAF) will be hosting a Dementia Awareness Day on Saturday, 23rd May (10am – 2pm) at the Alexander Centre, Faversham. A number of organisations, including Tassells, will be there to provide information, support and advice....

NHS CONTINUING CARE

What it is about People with significant healthcare needs may be entitled to funding by the NHS.  This means that nursing home or care home fees, or in some cases the cost of care provided in the individual’s home, will be paid for. This can of course result in...