The M&B Weekly 
November 12, 2012 
Jane Dobisz
In this issue...
Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for Social Workers This Friday
Learn About Accessing Quality Home Care Services
Margolis & Bloom Seeks Paralegal
MassNAELA's Second Annual Vendor Fair
(617) 267-9700



Quick Links

CEUs for Social Workers This Friday 


Join Attorneys Harry S. Margolis and Christina T. Vidoli as they host our next Law School for Social Workers this Friday, November 16th, from 8:00 to 10:00 a.m. at the Goddard House in Brookline.  Topics will include Planning for Incapacity, Benefits for Community Care, Veteran's Benefits, and Planning for MassHealth Eligibility.


Social Workers will receive two NASW approved CEUs.  The fee is $30 in advance and $35 at the door with all proceeds going to FriendshipWorks, a volunteer program that provides companionship and assistance to the elders.


To register and for further information, click here, contact Rachel Sandler by e-mail ( or by telephone (617-267-9700).

Learn About Accessing Quality Home Care Services 


On Tuesday, November 13th from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m., the National Consumer Voice for Quality Long-Term Care will offer a free webinar on how consumers assess quality and achieve quality long-term services and support at home.


Registration is limited and is first-come, first serve, so click here to sign up.  Please contact Sara Cirba at or 202.332.2275, ext. 221 if you have any additional questions.

Margolis & Bloom is Looking for a Paralegal

Margolis & Blooms seeks an experienced paralegal to join our team. Paralegals in our firm have primary responsibility for the matters to which they are assigned. They have considerable client contact and are key to the firm's commitment to client service. Successful candidates will have previous experience in one or more of the following fields: estate planning, estate administration, guardianship and MassHealth applications.
If interested, please e-mail a cover letter and resume to Eugenia Andrade (  
MassNAELA's Second Annual Vendor Fair

The Massachusetts chapter of the National
Academy of Elder Law Attorneys will hold its second annual Vendor Fair on Tuesday, December 4th, at the Boston Marriott. 

If you'd like to register, click here to download a registration form.  You may also contact Barbara Cohen, Chapter Administrator, at (617) 277-6082 with any questions or if you would like information on MassNAELA's year-round marketing opportunities.
M&B Green News
Instead of bagging up all your fall leaves and bringing them to the curb for pick up, turn them into compost instead.  Dead leaves are rich in   fall leaves minerals that can help your garden and landscaping grow.  For best results, shred the leaves.