The NAELA Foundation is dedicated to protecting the interests and benefits of older Americans and people with special needs. Our most vulnerable face continuous eroding of rights and benefits. Our work and your donations support:
- Legal and regulatory advocacy that enhances the lives of seniors and people with special needs.
- Litigation and amicus ("friend of the court") briefs filed singly or in partnership with like-minded organizations.
- Resources that educate on current topics and best practices.
- Scholarships for NAELA members to attend conferences and seminars.
We Can't Do This Alone
The NAELA Foundation is committed to ensuring that NAELA Chapters, members and related nonprofits have the resources to accomplish their mission of championing Elder and Special Needs Law litigation and regulatory advocacy. With your support of our partnership with NAELA and those who share our vision, we can continue to help protect critical benefits and essential services relied on by the two most vulnerable populations in the United States.
Who We Are
The NAELA Foundation is governed by a Board of Trustees solely appointed by the corporation. The NAELA Foundation Board of Trustees is composed of experienced, knowledgeable private elder law and special needs planning attorneys, public service attorneys, and professors, all focused on the Foundation’s mission and supporting the needs of older Americans and people with special needs.