Coudersport, PA asked in Estate Planning for Pennsylvania

Q: My husbands father, is going to be put into a nursing home. We live on his land, which is being willed to us.

While he is in the nursing home, can they take all his assets? We have lived here 26 years and have been caretakers of the land. Our home is on it also. What rights do we have ? Thanks

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A: What names are on the deed?

What does the contract with the nursing home say?

Is your father-in-law paying for the nursing home care? Is the insurance covering it?

When is he going to the nursing home?

You would be best served by consulting with an attorney.

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