Your agent can be a family member or friend. An owner, operator or employee of a residential longterm facility where you are receiving care is not allowed to be your agent unless that person is also related to you.
This article is intended to be helpful and informative. But even common legal matters can become complex and stressful. A qualified estate planning lawyer can address your particular legal needs, explain the law, and represent you in court. Take the first step now and contact a local estate planning attorney to discuss your specific legal situation.