Category Archives: Community

News relevant to the Elder Law & Estate Planning community in Southeastern North Carolina–local developments concerning Veterans Benefits, Long Term Care Programs (such as Adult Medicaid), and individuals with Special Needs.

Elder Law Attorneys Observe May as National Elder Law Month

The National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA) has designated May the National Elder Law Month. Headquartered in Washington, D.C., NAELA was formed in 1987 in response to the growing legal needs of older adults, people with special needs, and … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving from Four Pillars Law Firm!

This Thanksgiving we’re thankful for the trust and continued support of our friends, clients, and family. Best Wishes for a Happy Thanksgiving from Four Pillars Law Firm!

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Helping Our Four-Legged Friends

On December 7th, Kelly and Matt plan to have a “doggone good time” at the Eighth Annual Wilmington Fur Ball, a black tie, red carpet fundraising gala. Proceeds from the event will support the rescue and adoption efforts of two … Continue reading

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Celebrate Active Aging Week!

Active Aging Week is being celebrated this week – September 22-28, 2013! This week provides an opportunity for motivated organizations to reach out to aging adults and support their efforts to remain active, healthy and engaged. Our elders play a … Continue reading

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Forget-Me-Nots of Wilmington Early Stage Dementia Education and Support Group

The newest community resource for individuals experiencing early stage memory loss due to Alzheimer’s disease or related dementia is Forget-Me-Nots.   The monthly program is designed for both care recipients and caregivers who will meet simultaneously in separate groups at the … Continue reading

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Andrew Zeldin Creates a New Community Resource for Those with Early Stage Dementia

As a teenager, Andrew Zeldin watched his parents care for his grandmother and great aunt, both of whom suffered from dementia.  This firsthand experience, with the challenges and complexities of caring for a loved one suffering from Early Stage Dementia, … Continue reading

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Help Local Veterans Get to D.C. for the ‘Healing Wall Tour’

For months, a local chapter of Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter 885, has been fundraising to send Wilmington area veterans to the nation’s capital for a “Healing Wall Tour.” The tour is scheduled for October 4-5, and although members of … Continue reading

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New Hanover’s Senior Resource Center

If there ever could be a one-stop-shop for residents over 60 and their caretakers in Wilmington, it would most likely be the Senior Resource Center of New Hanover County. Located at 2222 South College Road, the Center is open to … Continue reading

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Wilmington Awaits First Hybrid CCRC in Eastern NC

Perhaps you’ve heard the buzz about Carolina Bay, the $52M retirement community coming to Wilmington’s Autumn Hall.  Autumn Hall, on Eastwood Road less than 2 miles from Wrightsville Beach, is a mixed-use community that has been in development for the … Continue reading

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Happy Memorial Day!

Happy Memorial Day to everyone! Whether you’re vacationing, barbecuing, relaxing, or even working….take time to remember the men and women who gave their lives for us.

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