All posts by: Kara

About Kara

Kara is the Outreach Coordinator with the Rothkoff Law Group, and elder care law firm. Kara brings over 15 years of experience working with the elderly. Kara has the ability to build relationships with area long-term care providers is critical in ensuring that our clients are made aware of the many resources that are available to them. Kara graduated from the York College of Pennsylvania. She enjoys spending her free time with her family, taking vacations, scuba diving, and skiing. She is also an active volunteer with the Alzheimer’s Association.

Happy New Year! We blinked and 2017 has arrived. This month we have officially announced our 2017 Professional Seminar Series and the 2017 Caregiver Support Group Meetings. The Rothkoff Team at Events Around Greater Philadelphia: Elder Law Committee Meeting @ Charlie Brown’s Jane M. Fearn-Zimmer, Esq., attended the Gloucester County Elder Law Committee Meeting on […]

November is often known as a time of reflection and gratitude. This month our team spent time supporting our professional partners at happy hours, events and seminars. Keep an eye out next month for our upcoming 2017 calendar of events for Caregiver Professionals and for updates in elder law as 2017 quickly approaches. The Rothkoff […]

Rothkoff Law Group is committed to helping seniors and their families navigate through the difficult legal issues involving the aging process. We also provide training to professional caregivers, the general public and our Rothkoff community throughout South Jersey and southeastern Pennsylvania. Our commitment is to help seniors and we advocate for education at all levels. […]

Rothkoff Law Seen Around Town: Jane Attends Real Men Wear Pink Concert Attorney and member of the ACS South Jersey Board of Advisors, Jane Fearn-Zimmer attended The Real Men Wear Pink Concert event on Saturday, September 10, 2016 at the Marlton Tavern. This event was part of the Real Men Wear Pink initiative of the American Cancer Society […]

If you want to join us at an upcoming event you can always stay current with happenings with the Rothkoff Law Group via our Calendar of Events page and on our Facebook Page, where we report happenings real time. Did you spot one of our team members this past July? Rothkoff Happy Hour at Filomena […]

Goodbye July.   As the summer heat continues so does the fun.  Flip flops and lemon drops, margaritas and massages take a look at how we spent the month.   As always, we want to thank you our professional partners for including us as seminar speakers, event attendees and guests. If you want to join us at […]

Summer is here and things are heating up with another month full of fantastic seminars and events.  From BBQ’s to margarita happy hours the Rothkoff team was busy around town this month.  As always, we want to thank you our professional partners for including us as seminar speakers, event attendees and guests. If you want […]

Are you ready for summer?  May’s weather may not have been the best but it didn’t stop us.  Take a look at what we’ve been up to all month.  As always, we want to thank you our professional partners for including us as seminar speakers, event attendees and guests. If you want to join us […]

Take a Look at What We’ve Been Up To Around Town! Wow! We thought January and February were busy months but take a look at March. As always, we want to thank you our professional partners for including us as seminar speakers, event attendees and guests. If you want to join us at an upcoming […]

Take a Look at What We’ve Been Up To Around Town! We have kicked off 2016 with a very busy January and February between seminars and networking events around Greater Philadelphia.  We want to thank you our professional partners for including us as seminar speakers, event attendees and guests. You can stay current with happenings […]

In my last blog posted on July 10th I discussed the new trend called “Village Living” where seniors decide to stay home with support instead of choosing to live in a traditional health care community.  This is only one of the many alternatives to the community setting and services available to seniors today.   Another valuable […]

Instead of the traditional health care community such as, an Assisted Living or Continuing Care Retirement Community a new approach to caring for today’s aging senior population are popping up all over.  Maybe you have read about or have seen on TV this new concept called “Village living”.  An Elder Village or Senior Village is […]

I have been asked many times to explain the different senior living options available and the services they provide.  If you are ever faced with the task of finding the appropriate placement for a loved one you know that there are numerous options.  Deciding which one is right for them can be overwhelming.  The most […]

Assistance with Discharge Planning in a Crisis Recently, I went to visit one of my former Assisted Living residents in the hospital.  Unfortunately, this person fell, shattered her hip, and is looking at months of recovery.   During my visit, the family was discussing   the discharge plan the hospital social worker put in place.   They were […]

I recently read an article about a New York nursing home that had Chippendale strippers perform for their residents.  At first, I was stunned.  How could the administrator let that happen? But, after some consideration and thinking back to my days as an activities director, I thought, “Why not?”  If the strippers were at the […]