Bank Accounts for David by Dolores

I often ask parents how they manage their child’s Disability Allowance. Some parents collect it weekly from the post office but most get it paid into a bank account. I used to get David’s weekly payment into his regular bank account before I ever knew there was a special needs account. Let me tell you […]

Letter of Wishes – By Dolores

A Letter of Wishes is a document outlining your dreams and aspiration for your son/daughter with special needs when you have passed away. It is not a legally binding document, unlike your Will. However, it does provide valuable information that can help the next caregivers understand what he/she can do to improve the quality of […]

What is a Will? – By Allan

A Will is a legal document which sets out your wishes for everything you had possessed after your death. To make a Will, you must be over 18 years of age and legally capable of understanding what a Will is and what assets you own. Formalities for making a Will There are rules involved in […]

Kids Back to School by Dolores

Back to school can become a little challenging for you, your family and most importantly your child with that in mind I have a few tips for you. Stay Calm If you want your child to be calm –You Need To Stay Calm. Easier said then done, especially if your child is in a bad […]

Back to School Allowance – Allan

The summer is over, my kids are heading back to school soon and my wife was moaning about how expensive it was to get them ready for school. Recent research from Zurich has the average cost of sending a child to primary school each year is €830. The average annual cost of education for a […]