NCA Success Story: Benefits Advocacy
The Johnson Family contacted National Care Advisors after the Social Security Administration concluded that their daughter, Emily, age 23, no longer met Supplemental Security Income (SSI) eligibility...
Celebrating 15 Years: A Message from our Founder
Fifteen years ago, National Care Advisors began with an aspiration to develop a national company that provided a tangible service to improve the lives of clients with care and quality of life...
NCA Success Story: Advocating Through Education Transitions
Did you know that in addition to our Nurse Case Managers, National Care Advisors also has Education Consultants to assist with your client or loved one’s educational needs? At National Care Advisors,...
NCA Success Story: Breaking the Cycle
National Care Advisors was recently contacted by a mother for help with her estranged daughter, Jane. Her daughter struggled with untreated mental illness and substance use disorder and had been...
The Special Needs Marketplace – Shopping on Facts, Not Emotions
In the world of services for special needs clients and families, during the sales process, it is very common for professionals to expound on their own experience and expertise simply because they...
Supporting Family Caregivers
The Most Challenging Special Need - Mental Illness
"My daughter/son is brilliant - why can't she/he make better decisions?"
With over 30 years of nursing and special needs case management experience, I have come to anticipate this statement from...
Disability Representation on Television
The latest “Where We Are on T.V.” report by GLAAD details that out of the 775 regular appearing characters on television, only 22 or 2.8 percent had a disability. Several television production...
If A Natural Disaster Strikes, Are You Ready?
Did you know that there were almost 100 natural disasters in the United States in 2021? Severe thunderstorms, flooding, tornadoes, and more all caused over $145 billion dollars worth of damage and...
ABLE: The History and Struggle of One Man to Help People with Disabilities Save Money
Stephen Beck, Jr. was a man on a mission. He worried about his daughter, Natalie’s future. Natalie was born with Down Syndrome. The $2,000 income/asset limit imposed by Social Security deeply...