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"Here Comes the Sun" is the Newsletter from Russo Law Group, P.C. specifically for the Special Needs Community. For more information on any of the articles you read here, please do not hesitate to contact us!

Chaos In Washington, D.C., What's Next?

This presentation gave attendees an insight into changes we have already seen under the Trump administration as well as probable changes in law that will affect older Americans and those with special needs.


The American Health Care Act Speculated to Reduce or Eliminate Services for Special Education Students

A recent bill passed by the House, the American Health Care Act (AHCA) would sharply limit the federal government's contribution to Medicaid.


Five Practical Uses for an ABLE Account

ABLE accounts, the new tax-free savings accounts for people with disabilities, can be used in many creative ways to make a big difference to families with special needs children.

IDEA 101: A Short Primer on the Law for Students with Special Needs

The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) is arguably the most important federal law for children with special needs.  Here are the law's major provisions that every parent should know about. 

Ensuring Continuity in Delivering Care to a Trust Beneficiary

If you are the main person managing the care of the beneficiary of a special needs trust, have you planned yet for a time when you may no longer be able to perform this crucial role?

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How Special Needs Trusts Affect Eligibility for Housing Assistance

Beneficiaries of a special needs trust can still qualify for federal housing assistance programs like Section 8, but careful planning is required to avoid having benefits reduced or eliminated.

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