Call Us Today 931-250-8585


Is "Aging in Place" Right for Me?

Posted by Nina Whitehurst | Jun 08, 2023 | 0 Comments

Most older adults want to remain in their homes and communities as they age rather than move into assisted living facilities or nursing homes. For those who wish to maintain their independence and continue living at home as they grow older, taking certain steps to protect their physical, mental, and financial welfare is essential.

Limited Power of Attorney in Estate Planning

Posted by Nina Whitehurst | May 26, 2023 | 0 Comments

A power of attorney (POA) is a document that authorizes one or more parties (each known as an “agent” or “attorney-in-fact”) to act on behalf of a person (referred to as the “principal”). Most powers of attorney documents are guided by state law, which sets forth the POA form and the specific requirements regarding what defines a valid power of attorney.

What Is Hospice Care at Home?

Posted by Nina Whitehurst | May 10, 2023 | 0 Comments

Hospice care is a type of health care that patients with terminally ill conditions rely on at the end of their lives. This type of care focuses on pain management and emotional, spiritual, and familial support for patients nearing the end of their lives.

Bill Advocates for Seniors Who Seek At-Home Medicaid Care

Posted by Nina Whitehurst | May 05, 2023 | 0 Comments

Seniors who need assistance with everyday activities such as dressing, bathing, and eating are eligible for Medicaid Long-Term Services and Supports (LTSS). Unfortunately, hundreds of thousands of people who qualify for these services – but wish to receive them in their homes or a community setting – end up on extended waiting lists.

What to Know About Being a Health Care Agent

Posted by Nina Whitehurst | Apr 26, 2023 | 0 Comments

When you assume the role of the health care agent of a loved one, you make crucial medical decisions for that person. If your loved one becomes incapacitated and cannot communicate with health care providers, you are responsible for ensuring health care providers respect your loved one's preferences for care.

Estate Planning for Your Digital Legacy

Posted by Nina Whitehurst | Apr 12, 2023 | 0 Comments

One aspect of your estate plan that you may not yet have taken into consideration is your digital legacy. Arranging what happens to your digital assets and information when you pass away has become an increasingly essential component of financial literacy — and comprehensive estate planning.

Becoming a Family Caregiver for an Ailing Loved One

Posted by Nina Whitehurst | Apr 10, 2023 | 0 Comments

Taking on the responsibility of providing full-time care for an aging or disabled loved one can be a rewarding experience. Being a primary caregiver helps you rest assured that your loved one is receiving compassionate care from someone who will go above and beyond to ensure they are comfortable and looked after.

Aging Care: 6 Tips for Caring for Elderly Parents

Posted by Nina Whitehurst | Apr 06, 2023 | 0 Comments

Many adult children wonder what their aging parents may need and how can they can help provide it for them. You may constantly worry about your parents or other older loved ones, especially if you live far away from them. You can, however, take some simple steps to ensure your parents are safe as they age.

  • 1 of 31

Areas We Serve

Aenean lacinia bibendum nulla sed consectetur. Donec sed odio dui. Maecenas sed diam eget risus varius blandit sit amet non magna. Nulla vitae elit libero, a pharetra augue. Curabitur blandit tempus porttitor. Morbi leo risus, porta ac consectetur ac, vestibulum at eros. Cras justo odio, dapibus ac facilisis in, egestas.

Cumberland Legacy Law
330 Ridgeline Dr.
Crossville, TN 38571