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Attend a Trust Webinar

we as parents want the very best for all our children.

If you have a child with additional needs, it is so important to help them reach their goals and make them as independent as possible.

We can guide you through the many positive steps parents can take to significantly improve their child’s future financial independence. With our expertise and by attending our Trust Planning Webinar we can guide every parent on:

  • How a Special Needs Trust will protect your child’s future
  • Why a Special Needs Bank Account is necessary
  • How to write a Letter of Wishes
  • Explain the importance of a Hospital Passport
  • How to choose the right Guardians and Trustees
  • How to build financial security for your child
  • How to fund a Trust from entitlements
  • Information on rarely claimed entitlements and tax credits
  • Strategies to create a brighter financial future

Special needS blog

Back To School Allowance FAQ 2022

Back To School Allowance FAQ 2022

Research from Zurich has the average cost of sending a child to primary school each year is €830. The average annual cost for a child entering secondary school is €1,495. What is the Back-to-School Allowance? The Back-to-School Clothing and Footwear Allowance can help...

Delay on the Capacity Bill

The Department of Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth has formally notified the Decision Support Service that amending legislation necessary for the full commencement of the Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) Act 2015 will not be passed before the...

In-App Purchases

One of our families contact us recently and ask us to let other families know that they were hit with a bill of €3,500 from their child's in-app purchase on iTunes. Their appeals fell on deaf ears and Apple refuses to refund any of their son’s purchases. Obviously,...

Trust Planning Workshops™

Join us at a venue near you for our workshop that is designed for parents whose children are under 18.

Learn how to secure your child’s long term financial future and relieve the worry of planning for their future care when you are no longer around. The workshop covers special needs Trusts, Wills, Guardians, Trustees, Bank Accounts, Letter of Wishes, Hospital Passports, hidden entitlements and how best to fund your child's trust.

 

 

Financial Wellbeing Podcast

The following is a selection of podcast and radio interviews for parent of children with additional needs.

"What Our Families Say"

Dr. Fabrice Rousseau

“Thanks for all the help you gave us. If Joseph could express and understand what you helped us do for him he would certainly give you a big hug and say a big thank you!!”

Dr. Fabrice Rousseau – Dublin January 17, 2020

Our Story

Financial Wellbeing was founded in 2008 and is company dedicated to Special Needs Trust Planning.

It gives us great joy to help ease the financial worries of parents who are raising a child with additional needs. This is my our of helping parents who are constantly faced with difficult choices and challenges.