Special needs planning holds an important place at our firm. Our special needs planning attorneys in Bridgeport have helped families create financial plans for the futures and lives of family members with special needs or disabilities for more than 40 years. We find great joy and a sense of purpose in helping special needs individuals and their families create lifelong plans, all the way from birth to the retirement years and estate distribution. We can give you the priceless gift of peace of mind when it comes to your child’s long-term plan.

Sit down with our team at Harlow, Adams & Friedman during an initial consultation about special needs planning, or call (203) 878-0661 to speak with someone over the phone. Our team is here to discuss your child’s immediate and long-term future. Get in touch today to schedule your consultation with one of our caring attorneys.

Steps in Special Needs Planning

When you visit our office for special needs financial planning, we will discuss your specific goals and needs for your child’s life plan. You may have just found out about your special needs baby and want to talk to someone with experience in preparing parents for the journey ahead. Every child is unique, and every plan will be unique. We will encourage you not to harp too much on the future but rather to let us think about long-term implications while you enjoy the present. We can help you find assistance from local support agencies, the government, life insurance companies, banks, and more.

Next, we’ll help you through financial and legal planning for the school years and the transition to adult life. We can help you and your spouse or other family members create a plan that will enable you to fund your child’s future, whatever that may look like. From savings accounts and college scholarships to federal government programs when your child turns 18, our firm has all the resources your child needs for a fulfilling, successful future. Your family doesn’t have to go through this journey alone.

If you’re at the stage where you’re interested in exploring household options and continued support for your child or your own retirement years and estate distribution, you’ve come to the right place. Our team specializes in special needs planning from beginning to end, and we can help parents and guardians create retirement plans that meet their personal needs as well as those of a special needs child. We can help you plan for unexpected deaths of parents, with funds in place to continue your child’s support as well as that of siblings and other family members. We are your comprehensive resource for all things special needs planning.

Questions? We Have Answers

Raising a special needs child may feel like climbing a mountain, but the task becomes much more manageable with help from a legal professional. We can help you not only reach the top, but enjoy the journey to the fullest. Our team understands how many questions you and your spouse may have about the future. We’re here to help put your mind at ease and create a seamless and effective life plan. With our services, you can focus on your child while we take care of the red tape and legwork.