Margaret Kunes, MHA, CMC is an Aging Life Care Manager who owns and operates a small practice offering highly personalized decision support for individuals and families face with managing chronic illness, particularly cognitive impairment, or more general matters related to aging and planning for the future.
ALCC also offers assistance with exploring retirement community options, medication management, home care management, coordinating and attending medical and other business appointments, crisis intervention, client and caregiver education and support, and additional related services based on needs of the individual situation. Based on the understanding that she and her clients establish, Margaret draws on her extensive Charleston network to recommend carefully selected local physicians, attorneys, financial advisers, home health and respite support, residential services and more — as needed. And, as family
members arrive at crossroads in their caregiving, she helps them
come to the decisions, big and small, that “feel right.”
Nationally certified as a professional care manager, and owner of
Aging Life Care Charleston, LLC, Margaret has built a reputation
for providing sensitive, knowledgeable guidance to individuals
and caregiving family members dealing with illnesses, such as Alzheimer’s and similar dementias. Margaret works with clients to explore opportunities to plan ahead of a need for a graceful and proactive approach to future care needs in addition to providing support in challenging situations that can create medical, financial, legal — and purely practical — dilemmas that can seem overwhelming. That is when it may be time to “Call Margaret.”