UFT retirees receive legal coverage through the UFT Welfare Fund Retiree Group Legal Service Plan with Elder Law Supplement
. This plan is provided to UFT retirees by the UFT Welfare Fund. If you are not covered by the UFT Welfare Fund Retiree Legal Plan and would like to purchase the endorsed voluntary Legal Service Plan, click here
Participants in the plan are entitled to two Legal Security Packages per year of plan enrollment. The Package contains forms you must complete in order to receive a Health Care Proxy, Living Will, Durable Power of Attorney, and Last Will and Testament with Minor’s Trust from the National Legal Office of Feldman, Kramer & Monaco, P.C. (or Glantz & Glantz, P.A. in Florida only). All documents in the Legal Security Package must be prepared for the same Covered Individual (UFT retiree or his or her Covered Dependent).
for a comprehensive explanation of this plan. Please note that you will be taken to a secure log-in site before you can view this document. You must be a NYSUT member and know your Member ID # that can be found on your membership card.
to view the UFT Welfare Fund Retiree Legal Plan Security Package.
The UFT Welfare Fund Retiree Legal Service Plan provided through Feldman, Kramer & Monaco, P.C. is a NYSUT Member Benefits Trust (Member Benefits)-endorsed program. Member Benefits has an endorsement arrangement of $3.75 per participant annually for this program. All such payments to Member Benefits are used solely to defray the costs of administering its various programs and, where appropriate, to enhance them. Member Benefits acts as your advocate; please contact Member Benefits at 800-626-8101 if you experience a problem with any endorsed program.
Agency fee payers to NYSUT are eligible to participate in NYSUT Member Benefits-endorsed programs.