Posted by boston.com February 22, 2014 10:00 AM
The following was submitted by the Abbot Public Library:
Long-term care is a complex and often confusing topic that, unfortunately, many people first encounter in a crisis situation. On Sunday, March 2nd, at 2:00 pm, the Abbot Library will host two experts – Connie Paullis, Executive Director of Devereux House Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation, in Marblehead, and Jac Bentley of Bentley Financial, in Marblehead – who will present and clarify the full range of issues related to long-term care.
Connie Paullis will discuss how to navigate the different long term care options available today, such as assisted living and nursing home care. Jac Bentley will cover the variety of financial strategies available to protect yourself from the potentially devastating financial impact of a long-term care need. There will be time for questions and answers, following the presentation. Please take advantage of this special opportunity to be pro-active and informed about a very important topic!
Connie Paullis has been Executive Director at Devereux House Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation since 2007. Before that, she was Assistant Administrator at Rosewood Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, in West Peabody. Connie’s background started in Occupational Therapy and has been part of Long-Term Care for over twenty years. Connie currently serves on the Marblehead Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. She also is on the Board and an active member of the Rotary Club of Marblehead Harbor.
Devereux House serves the Marblehead and surrounding communities for Short-Term Rehab, Long-Term Care, Dementia/Alzheimer’s Care as well as Hospice Care. For additional information on Devereux House, please see www.banecare.com/devereux-house.
Jac Bentley has been helping people with financial and insurance planning for over 15 years. He specializes in protecting assets from the devastating effects of long-term care costs. He offers independent, unbiased strategies to effectively plan for these issues. Please see bentley-financial.com for more information on Bentley Financial.
The Abbot Public Library is located at 235 Pleasant Street, Marblehead, MA 01945. For additional information, please call 781-631-1481 or visit www.abbotlibrary.org.