Should your mom move after she is widowed?

help-for-momA number of us will have the issue whether our senior mother must move home following her beeing widowed. One senior parent residing alone right after having been widowed can be a worry. And as a couple your mother and father may possibly have had his and her jobs in the partnership; one could have done the house keeping while another prepared the papers and finances.
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Caring for children with disability and special needs

Caring for Children with DisabilitiesCaring for Children with Disabilities children and special needs. Disabilities come in a huge variety of forms. A child may have been born with a disability or may have acquired it through an illness or accident. The disability may be very mild or it may be severe. Caring for a child with a disability can vary greatly in degree depending on the nature of the disability.
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VA Disability Benefits

VA Disability BenefitsVA disability benefits are available for war-time veterans or their surviving spouse whether or not your disability is service-connected.

There are many veterans and surviving spouses of deceased veterans from World War II and Korea that don’t even know they qualify!

It is a shame that this is one of the VA’s best kept secret.

Of the two VA disability benefits, the one discussed here is the non-service connected disability pension. This benefit has a three tier payment level depending on your particular situation.
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Person-Centred Learning Disability Services

Person-Centred Learning Disability ServicesLearning disabilities (LD) is a broad expression referring to a cluster of disorders including difficulty in understanding new information, learning new skills, handling day to day affairs independently etc. People with LD may have trouble in oral and written expression, listening comprehension and mathematical calculation.

They may also suffer from lack of sustained attention and, time and social skills. Difficulty in any one of these mentioned areas makes a person rightful to avail of special social care services and learning disability services.

Since learning disability is a lifelong condition, people with LD need continuous support and regular counseling.
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When Is Your Pregnancy Disabling

When Is Your Pregnancy DisablingPregnancy is the most crucial time period in the life of a woman.

A woman’s body sees several changes during this phase of her life.

It is thus important for her to take utmost care of herself. Besides, chances of disabling pregnancy can never be ruled out.

Therefore care and precautions should be more sincere, especially for a working woman during pregnancy. A professional woman spends most of her day at workplace.

It thus becomes more important for her to be observant about her body and also about her regular and timely check ups.
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Tax Tips For the Disabled

Tax Tips For the DisabledDisabled taxpayers might qualify for many tax credits and benefits. The parents of disabled children might also qualify for some of the following tax breaks.

If you are legally blind and file the Standard Deduction, you might be qualified for a larger deduction.

Veterans Administration Disability benefits and Social Security Income are excluded from your gross income.

If you have Related Work Expenses associated with your employment because of disability, you might be able to claim business expenses associated with your workplace. These expenses must be undertaken in order for you to be able to perform your job function.
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