ADVOCACY FOR A FAMILY MEMBER

You may need the assistance of Scutta Advocacy Group if your family member or friend:

  • Has multiple medical or psychological issues

  • May be the victim of predatory behavior

  • Cannot follow physician’s orders

  • Is unable to live safely in his/her current environment

  • Does not have a Power of Attorney

  • Has safety concerns

  • Is not pleased with current care providers and requires advocacy

  • Is confused about his/her own financial and/or legal situation

  • Has limited or no family support

Or if your family:

  • Needs assistance in finding resources to help care for a person

  • Is looking for an independent trusted 3rd party

  • Is either “burned out” or confused about care solutions

  • Has limited time to assist with the individual's needs

  • Lacks experience in dealing with the individual’s care needs

  • Does not live close by

  • Is confused regarding care decisions

  • Needs education and/or direction in dealing with behaviors associated with dementia