NAELA members, working together and learning from one another, have broad experience with legal issues affecting people as they age and people with disabilities.


NAELA sponsors continuing education programs for attorneys and provides publications and educational materials to members.


NAELA leads and advocates on public policy issues facing members’ clients and their families.

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Resources for Veterans with Parkinson’s Disease

4/12/21|  Story

April is Parkinson’s Disease (PD) Awareness Month. Parkinson’s Disease is a service-connected diagnosis related to Agent Orange and Camp Lejeune.
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Have vaccine, will travel: Retirees hitting the road should check their Medicare coverage first

4/8/21|  Story

Generally speaking, Medicare doesn’t cover medical care you receive outside the U.S. and its territories.
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Biden Tax Plan May Lead to More Roth Retirement Accounts

4/7/21|  Story

Biden’s tax plan may make Roth 401(k), IRA and other retirement accounts more attractive than traditional, pre-tax accounts, especially for the rich.
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Stimulus Payments Go Out This Week to Social Security Beneficiaries While Veterans Still in Line

4/6/21|  Story

The Internal Revenue Service announced that most Social Security, SSI and RRB benefit recipients who don’t file a tax return should get their $1,400 Round 3 stimulus payments electronically by April 7, while stimulus payments for Veterans Affairs beneficiaries who don’t file a tax return could be sent out by mid-April.
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Retirement savers in their 40s have this median balance. How do you compare?

4/5/21|  Story

Once you retire, you'll need money to pay your bills -- and you can't count on Social Security to provide all of it.
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NAELA Supports National Financial Literacy Month This April
4/2/2021  Press Release
National Financial Literacy Month highlights the importance of financial literacy and establishing healthy financial habits and goals.
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NAELA Celebrates 14th Annual World Autism Awareness Day
3/30/2021  Press Release
NAELA joins Autism Speaks in celebrating World Autism Awareness Day on April 2, 2021.
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NAELA Celebrates Passage of American Rescue Plan Act
3/22/2021  Press Release
NAELA celebrates the passage of the latest COVID-19 relief package, "The American Rescue Plan Act," that was signed by President Biden on Thursday, March 11.
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NAELA Supports Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month 2021
3/2/2021  Press Release
Each March, the National Association of Councils on Developmental Disabilities (NACDD) and their partners work together to create a social media campaign that highlights the many ways in which people with and without disabilities come together to for
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NAELA Celebrates National Consumer Protection Week 2021
3/1/2021  Press Release
Hosted by Federal Trade Commission February 28 – March 6, 2021
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Featured Member Volunteer

NAELA volunteers learn and share expertise, gain valuable leadership experience, and influence positive change in elder and special needs law. 

Tiffanny Sievers, Esq., Marion, Illinois

  • NAELA State Advocacy Committee (Illinois Ambassador)
  • Illinois NAELA Chapter Board
  • Past President — Illinois NAELA Chapter
  • Deficit Reduction Act Committee Chair — Illinois NAELA Chapter
  • Illinois NAELA Legislative Committee
  • Illinois NAELA Task Force Co-Chair for Committee Against Administrative Hearing Changes
  • Past speaker at Illinois NAELA UnProgram and national conferences
  • Co-Chair of the NAELA New/Transitioning Attorneys Section
“Being a committee member made me more successful, more mentally stable, and is something I would encourage anyone who practices elder law to do and meet new people at national conferences.”

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