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Can Medicaid Take my Home and Life Savings?

October 19, 2018

On a regular basis, clients express their fear that if they ever go into a nursing home and/or need long-term care, the Medicaid program will take their home and life savings. 
While it is prudent to be concerned as to what will occur if you or a family member needs long-term care, Medicaid does not seize the Medicaid recipient’s home, its contents and his or her life savings upon ...

Gym Delivers ‘Knockout’ Program for Parkinson’s Patients

People living with Parkinson’s Disease (PD) now have a way to fight back. 

Lexington Avenue Gym and the Michael J. Fox Foundation sponsored an informational meeting on Sept. 14 for people with PD. The program emphasized the importance of exercise in improving both the physical and mental condition of those suffering with the disease. Specifically, the meeting highlighted the Rock ...

Residents ‘Run 4 Recovery’ at FDR Park in Yorktown

YORKTOWN, N.Y. – More than 100 men and women joined Drug Crisis in Our Backyard at FDR Park in Yorktown Heights on Saturday, Sept. 22, for the organization’s fifth annual Run 4 Recovery 5K run/walk, which raises funds to combat drug and alcohol addiction.

Drug Crisis was founded in the summer of 2012 after the Salomone family of Mahopac and the Christiansen family of Somers lost ...


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