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Elder Law Issues Broadcast

Join attorney, Twyla Sketchley, each Friday at 10:04 am on 88.9 WFSU-FM. Elder Law Issues addresses the questions and concerns of seniors and their caregivers. Visit WFSU for an Audio Archive of Past Broadcasts

About Us

The Sketchley Law Firm, P.A. was established in 2002 by Twyla Sketchley, a Florida Bar Board Certified Elder Law Attorney. We are dedicated to providing clients compassionate, quality representation, and helping create a safe supportive community for our most vulnerable neighbors.

Important 2022 Numbers

In 2022, as with each new year, Medicare premiums, Social Security earnings, tax limits, and the minimum wage change. The beginning of the new year is a good time to review your estate plan to ensure it meets your needs. Here is a summary of the important 2022 numbers...

Hospice Care and Its Value

What is Hospice Care? Many individuals who qualify for hospice care lack the knowledge and understanding of its benefits. Hospice is an essential service to those who are suffering from a terminal illness and have been given six months or less to live. Hospice is paid...

Holy Fraud Batman! Dissecting Scammer Schemes to Protect Yourself

Recognizing the Scammer's Schemes The Federal Bureau of Investigation estimates seniors lose more than $3 billion dollars a year due to fraud. Seniors are especially at risk for fraud due to their trusting and polite nature and their hard-earned financial security....

Fidget Mats! What Are They?

Sometimes, a problem can't be solved by the law alone--sometimes it requires fidget mats.  While Twyla Sketchley uses her legal expertise to help her community, she also uses her creativity and sewing to help seniors with dementia, people with disabilities, and...
Important 2022 Numbers

Important 2022 Numbers

In 2022, as with each new year, Medicare premiums, Social Security earnings, tax limits, and the minimum wage change. The beginning of the new year is a good time to review your estate plan to ensure it meets your needs. Here is a summary of the important 2022 numbers...

Hospice Care and Its Value

Hospice Care and Its Value

What is Hospice Care? Many individuals who qualify for hospice care lack the knowledge and understanding of its benefits. Hospice is an essential service to those who are suffering from a terminal illness and have been given six months or less to live. Hospice is paid...

Fidget Mats! What Are They?

Fidget Mats! What Are They?

Sometimes, a problem can't be solved by the law alone--sometimes it requires fidget mats.  While Twyla Sketchley uses her legal expertise to help her community, she also uses her creativity and sewing to help seniors with dementia, people with disabilities, and...

2021 Medicare, Medicaid, Social Security & Tax Numbers

2021 Medicare, Medicaid, Social Security & Tax Numbers

At the beginning of each year, all the federal and state benefits from Medicaid to Social Security and Veterans benefits change.  Social Security payments increase. Medicare premiums increase. Medicaid financial eligibility standards change, Veterans benefits...