GDGC News and Events June 2017

GDGC Managing Partner, Jennifer Cona, Moderating ABA Program on June 20, 2017
GDGC Managing Partner, Jennifer Cona, is moderating an American Bar Association (ABA) webinar on “The Life Insurance Policy Crisis: The Advisors’ and Trustees’ Guide to Managing Risks and Avoiding a Client Crisis.”
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
1:00 – 2:30pm
1.50 CLEs for Attorneys
For more information on this webinar
please contact Sarah Carpenter at
631.390.5000 or
GDGC Partner, Melissa Negrin-Wiener,
Speaking on Elder Law Across Long Island

6.1.17 Brave Hearts Group
Melissa will be speaking on Advance Directives and Medicaid Planning to the Brave Hearts open heart patient group at the Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center from 5:00-6:30pm. Open to Brave Hearts Group members only.

6.7.17 Veterans Aid and Attendance Benefits
Melissa will be hosting an Aid and Attendance benefits seminar for Veterans at Brandywine Senior Living at Huntington Terrace from
6:00-8:00pm. RSVP to Charlene Loglisci at 631.531.0000.

6.13.17 Senior Day at Peoples Alliance Federal Credit Union (PAFCU)
Melissa will be participating in Senior Day at PAFCU’s Hauppauge location.

For more information on any of these Free Events, or to arrange for Ms. Negrin-Wiener speak at your organization, please contact Sarah Carpenter at 631.390.5000 or

Advance Care Planning and
Elder Abuse Prevention Seminar
At Hofstra University Tuesday, June 20, 2017
GDGC Attorney Adam Kahn will be speaking at a free conference for Social Workers at Hofstra University on topics such as guardianship, advance directives, and elder abuse prevention. GDGC is proud to sponsor this event.
The program is presented by the Gittenstein Institute at Hofstra University’s Maurice A. Deane School of Law’s CHAT Project – Conversations: Health and Treatment, and the Hebrew Home at Riverdale’s Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Center for Elder Abuse Prevention.

Tuesday, June 20, 2017
8:00am – 3:00pm

Hofstra University Axinn Library
When is it Time to Hire a Financial Planner?



Bryan Trugman, Certified Financial Planner with Attitude Financial Advisors, will be providing freeconsultations at GDGC’s Susan C. Snowe Caregiver Resource Center in June.
Bryan will help you develop a financial program that is custom-tailored based on your personal goals, needs and situation. He will help you focus on what’s most important to you, pinpointing your financial objectives and identifying strategies to achieve them. Bryan Trugman, CFP  is available every Thursday in June (1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th) from 3:00-5:00pm.
Appointments must be made in advance. To reserve a spot, please call Janet Russell at 631.390.5000 or email
Learn About GDGC’s Elder Care 
Employee Benefit Program
TAWC: Tools and Advice for Working Caregivers℠



Executive Breakfast
Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Elder caregiving costs employers $33.6 billion annually in lost productivity. GDGC’s Elder Care Employee Benefit program helps working caregivers navigate the elder care landscape while remaining present and productive at work.
Business owners and HR professionals: Call Sarah Carpenter at 631.390.5000 to learn more about GDGC’s Elder Care Employee Benefit and for an invitation to the Executive Breakfast on June 7, 2017. Download the TAWC brochure here.
GDGC Sponsors
NYU Winthrop Hospital’s Memory Cafe
Those with memory concerns and their caregivers / loved ones are invited for lunch, socialization, entertainment and support.
Make a Senior’s Dream Come True!



Nominate a senior in need! We grant wishes to needy seniors through Senior Dreams Come True all year long, and we are looking for our next senior in need!
Wishes granted include:
• Dental work
• Trip to Florida to visit a newborn grandchild
• Wheelchair ramp
• Home improvements
To nominate a deserving senior, please visit Senior Dreams.
Senior Dreams Come True is a 501(c)(3) charity. Every dollar we raise goes toward helping those in need.

We want to reach you the way you
want to be reached!

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