BOSTON – Senator Cindy F. Friedman (D-Arlington) was recently named Legislator of the Year by the Massachusetts Chapter of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (MassNAELA). At its annual meeting on Thursday, December 5th, MassNAELA honored several individuals for their advocacy of elder services and their commitment to raising awareness of legal issues impacting seniors.
“We must do everything we can to ensure that every individual in need of care – regardless of age or ability – is supported and has access to the appropriate resources,” said Senator Friedman, co-chair of the Joint Committee on Health Care Financing. “Thank you to the Mass. Academy of Elder Law Attorneys for recognizing my work and for striving each and every day to better the lives of those most vulnerable in our Commonwealth.”