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 Exit Strategies of the Rich and Famous Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy? Yours, Mine, and Ours: Estate Strategies for Second Marriage Second marriages are a trigger event to revisit any existing estate strategies. What's My Potential Estate Tax? This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.