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- Choosing the Ideal Trustee of Your Child’s Special Needs Trust - This document discusses how to find an appropriate trustee for your child’s special needs trust. The article details the attributes of an ideal trustee, such as taking care of financial needs, their personal needs, being an advocate for your child, and keeping the special needs trust on track. The article also discusses three models for picking an ideal trustee.
- Estate Planning Getting Started - This document discusses estate planning for individuals who are unable to do so due to a disability. The document discusses finding an attorney, writing a will, choosing a trustee for a special needs trust, and creating a Letter of Intent for your child. This document is important for families’ future planning for their child with disabilities.
- Involvement of Adult Siblings of People with Developmental Disabilities in Future Planning - This article discusses the results of a survey pertaining to the role of adult siblings in future planning for individuals with ASD. The article includes information about siblings concerns future planning.