Through our work and family experience we make contact with many people.  We have found the following people and businesses particularly helpful.

Real Estate Advocate Service for Sellers or Buyers

Ian Reid’s Vendor Advocacy

Ask for Ben Reid 0433 957 733

(03) 9430-0000 or 1300VENDOR


Legal Aspects of Estates and Deceased Estates

Rhonda Ray, 0421 556 711

Estate Disputes, Family and Property Disputes

Anita S Bartfeld, Barrister Ph: (03) 9225 7956

Clerk: Michael Green (03) 9225 7222

Room 324, Owen Dixon West

525 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne 3000

Private Placement ServiceFinding a Hostel or Nursing Home

Denise or Jillian, Tender Living Care, (03) 9889-0211

Government Agencies

Australian Government, Dept of Health and Ageing, Booklets and Forms
“5 Steps to Entry into Residential Aged Care’ – Essential

Centrelink, 13 2300

Probate Office, Supreme Court of Victoria
Has a special section for small estates,

(03) 9603-9296

Helpful Contacts

Vision Australia, Low Vision Clinic
Kooyong, (03) 8872-7000

Bill Ivinson, Capstone Financial Planning
Melbourne, (03) 8622-0705