Alzheimer’s Association has guest speaker |

Alzheimer’s Association has guest speaker

The Northern California/Northern Nevada chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association invites the South Shore community to attend its February meeting of the South Lake Tahoe Alzheimer’s Support Group. The meeting will begin at 10:30 a.m. Feb. 13 at the South Lake Tahoe Senior Center, 3050 Lake Tahoe Blvd. The group meets the the second Thursday of each month.

Guest speaker will be elder law attorney Joseph Tillson. He will provide valuable information regarding estate planning, public benefits and entitlements and planning for long-term care. The meeting will provide an opportunity for anyone who has concerns about these issues to have their legal questions answered by an expert.

Tillson has been a resident of South Lake Tahoe since 1978, where he owns a law practice. A graduate of Lincoln University School of Law, he began his legal career in 1975. He went on to graduate school at Golden Gate University in San Francisco, where he received a master’s degree in taxation in 1978. He has more than a decade of practical experience as a certified specialist in probate, estate planning and trust law.

For more information call Tina Callahan at the Northern Nevada Alzheimer’s Association, (800) 779-5711.