Obtaining power of attorney for my mother
My 82 year old mother has dimentia and macular degeneration. I have a letter from her geriatric specialist recommending i be given power of attorney of my mother. What do i do next?
Hi. A power of attorney is simply a form that enables you to step into the shoes of your mother and make all decisions on her behalf. You can obtain a copy online. Ask the specialist if they have a standard form you can sign. Otherwise get assistance from a lawyer. Won’t cost you much.