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Powers of Attorney

What is a Power of Attorney? What does "durable" mean? When does the Power of Attorney start to work?
The Connecticut Commission on Aging is a non-partisan state agency of the CT General Assembly.They are committed to promoting policies that enhance the lives of the present and future generations of older adults.
State Unit on Aging Main office, 860-424-5274 Toll Free (in State), 1-866-218-6631 Application forms by mail1-800-609-5627 Alternate Care Unit1-800-445-5394860-424-4904 CHOICES Program860-424-5322 Connecticut Medicare Assignment Program (...
Connecticut Long Term Care Ombudsman Program protects and promotes the rights and quality of life for residents of skilled nursing facilities, residential care homes and managed residential care communities (also known as assisted living...
Connecticut Public Act (Sections 1-2 & 18-21) regarding Statutory Short Form Power of Attorney.
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Last updated: October 2012The word "durable" tells you that the Power of Attorney will still be good even if you become legally "incapable." The powers you give to your attorney-in-fact will remain effective even though you, the principal...
Last updated: October 2012Connecticut law does not automatically revoke an old power of attorney when you sign a new one. A power of attorney has no effect until you give it to your agent (attorney-in-fact) or you give it to a bank or any...
Eastern, 860-887-3561North Central, 860-724-6443South Western, 203-333-9288South Central, 203-785-8533Western, 203-757-5449CHOICES Statewide, 1-800-994-9422Eastern, 860-887-3561North Central, 860-724-6443South Western, 203-333-9288South...
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Statewide Legal Services is a telephone hotline helping callers with legal problems in Connecticut. They talk to callers about many different non-criminal legal problems. Some of the problems they can talk to you about include family,...