While on Connecticut Title 19 can recipient give monetary gifts to family and friends like at Christmas time?

Can an elder give gifts at Christmas with any monies in her account leftover from the 60.00 per month allotment if she is in nursing home care on medicaid?

Chris Cooper
Chris Cooper
Private Fiduciary, Trustee,Conservator, Financial Advisor

Yes, as long as it is from the allowance, and not from her income that must go to nursing home in order for Medicaid to pay for her care.

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