When Special Care Is Needed: The Special Needs Trust A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone. Share | Have A Question About This Topic? Name Email Address Message Thank you! Oops! Related Content Social Security: Maximizing Benefits There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them. Retirement Questions That Have Nothing to Do With Money Things to consider before retirement. Pickleball in Retirement Learn about the latest sport to sweep the nation with this informative article.