Does Medicaid Pay for Assisted Living?

Generally, the answer to this question is “No”. However, Medicaid does have a program, aptly named the “Assisted Living Program” (or “ALP”) that does provide Medicaid coverage for an assisted living.  There are a number of facilities in New York, and about a half-dozen or so on Long Island, in the ALP program. Most assisted… Read More »

June is Men’s Health Month

June is Men’s Health Month

With Father’s Day quickly approaching, I am reminded (not that I need to be) that although I will be celebrating as the proud father of four great kids, my own father is no longer with us.  It’s hard to believe that this will be my 6th Father’s Day without my dad. June not only contains… Read More »

NAELA Attorney Receives Theresa Award

Tim has mentored and educated attorneys throughout the country to ensure that seniors and people with disabilities had, and continue to have access to qualified elder law and special needs planning attorneys. We thank Tim for his efforts on behalf of seniors and people with special needs. Naming him this Year’s NAELA Theresa Awards Honoree… Read More »

Reverse Mortgage: It May Not Be All It’s Cracked Up To Be

A reverse mortgage is a mortgage loan, usually secured over residential real property, which enables the borrower to access the equity value of the property.  Specifically, it is a financial agreement in which a homeowner relinquishes equity in their home in exchange for regular payments or a lump sum of money based largely on the… Read More »

Casual For The Cause

Russo Law Group’s staff is proud to support Casual For The Cause Long Island’s Biggest Dress-Down Day Is Happening Wednesday, May 22, 2019 HR Executives of Long Island: Long Island Cares needs your help to raise $50,000 in one day for Long Islanders in need!  All you have to do is get your favorite pair of shorts out of the… Read More »

22nd Annual Swingin’ Fore Theresa Golf Outing

Do you enjoy friendly competition, supporting a great cause, and golf?  Join us on Thursday, June 27, 2019, at the North Hills Country Club in Manhasset, New York for the 22nd Annual Swingin’ Fore Theresa Golf Outing! A schedule of the day’s events and more information can be found here. Funds raised during this event will… Read More »

Family Plan

Here at Russo Law Group, you are not just a client, you are family! Did you know that as a client of our firm you can give an immediate family member a “Family Plan” Coupon? We truly consider our client’s family, and our goal is to forge a bond with you and your entire family. … Read More »

25th Annual Theresa Awards!

We look forward to seeing you on Friday! There is still time to register for the 25th Annual Theresa Awards Dinner. Each year, the Theresa Foundation hosts the Theresa Awards to recognize the outstanding efforts of individuals who go above and beyond in helping and advocating for those with special needs. The awards are presented at the… Read More »