Every family has a unique set of hopes and challenges. Bernard A. Krooks, managing partner of Littman Krooks LLP, and his guests discuss a variety of topics pertinent to seniors, individuals with developmental disabilities and their families. Tune in to learn more about the legal, financial and social matters that can help you plan for a secure future. Discussions focus on elder care, asset protection, retirement planning, special education advocacy, and special needs planning. Visit us at www.littmankrooks.com.
How Do You Start Home Health Care During The COVID-19 Pandemic?
Lou Giampa, President/Founder of Right at Home – Westchester joins this episode of the Littman Krooks Podcast to discuss aging in place options and changes to home health care to protect clients and caregivers during the COVID-19 pandemic.
NAMIWalks Your Way Westchester and Mental Health Awareness Month
Marie Considine, Director of Development at NAMI Westchester joins Bernard A. Krooks, Esq., on the Littman Krooks Podcast to discuss mental health awareness month, how to participate in NAMIWalks Your Way Westchester, fighting the stigma of mental health challenges, medical telehealth considerations and how to stay in touch with loved ones during quarantine.
Remote Coaching, Counseling and Social Engagement with Yes She Can, Inc.
Marjorie Madfis, Founder of Yes She Can, Inc. returns to the Littman Krooks podcast to discuss how Yes She Can’s job skills development program works remotely. Marjorie and Bernie talk about remote coaching, counseling and social engagement programming that trains participants to adapt and adjust quickly and to learn new skills while practicing their skill sets in flexibility, resilience, and perseverance.
Social Distancing with Special Olympics New York
Stacey Hengsterman, President and CEO of Special Olympics New York, the largest Special Olympics chapter in the country joins Bernard A. Krooks to discuss fighting isolation during social distancing for athletes with intellectual disabilities during COVID-19. Stacey also discusses virtual work-out programs, advocacy for inclusion and fan support for athletes.
Providing Mental Health Services During COVID-19 with NAMI
Join Bernard A. Krooks, Esq., and Sharon McCarthy, Executive Director of NAMI Westchester as they discuss how to join an online support group, digital services offered through NAMI and mental health services provided by NYS during these times.
Navigating the Pandemic with Arc of Westchester’s Jordan Jankus
Jordan Jankus, Coordinator of Person-Centered & Cognitive Supports at Arc of Westchester, joins Bernard A. Krooks, Esq., to discuss Arc of Westchester’s remote services at this time, personal technology and smart phone updates, utilizing apps for people with special needs, and, helping people with cognitive disabilities find person-centered technology solutions during COVID-19.