There are many legal situations that can arise as a result of caring, such as Wills, Powers of Attorney, Trust Funds or paying for care. Hillingdon Carers have a range of Fact sheets which provide you with basic information, that have been prepared for us by Turbervilles Solicitors.
However, Turbervilles also provide us with monthly free Advice Clinics for carers. If you have a question or would like a free 30 minute consultation with a qualified specialist, please ring Julie Simmonds on 01896 811206 and they will allocate you with the next available appointment.
The Office of the Public Guardian has further information about Lasting Power of Attorney and the Court of Protection.
Visit www.publicguardian.gov.uk or call 0300 456 0300 to find out more.
To find a solicitor or seek further guidance regarding legal matters, visit www.lawsociety.org.uk or call 020 7242 1222.
The Citizen’s Advice Bureau can offer guidance on making a will or on Lasting Power of Attorney documents. Visit www.adviceguide.org.uk to find out more