THE PERFECT CHRISTMAS GIFT

“A TREASURE BOX OF MEMORIES” ATLANTA, GEORGIA-  No Internet or mall shopping required.  No cash, debit cards or credit cards needed.  No fighting crowds, long checkout lines, finding parking spaces or searching for sizes.  And, no long list of wondering what to give your elderly mom or dad this holiday season.  The ultimate answer:  “A Treasure Box of Memories.” “This is the most simple and most meaningful of all holiday gifts,” according to Clarice W. Dowdle, Founder and COO of Seniorcaregivingtoday.  Just sit down with your parent(s) and re-visit their life story.  Capture as many moments in their past as possible from when they were a small child, to their schooling, to momentous events in our country that affected them, to their first love,...

DON’T MISS ONE OF THE MOST TALKED ABOUT TOPICS AMONG THE 25-54 AGE GROUPS….CAREGIVING FOR THEIR PARENTS

NOVEMBER IS NATIONAL FAMILY CAREGIVERS MONTH ATLANTA, GEORGIA, If you are a baby boomer in America, you are probably one of the 65 million family caregivers taking care of your parent(s) or loved ones.  Juggling you own life, with work, children, and your own family most women are devoting at least 20 hours per week to caregiving.  And, financially the numbers are staggering, in 2009 alone, the caregiving tab was estimated at over $450 billion dollars. In her new book “Time for the Talk, The Ten Step Plan for Effective Senior Caregiving Today as well as on her website, Seniorcaregivingtoday.com, Dowdle addresses every issue from “mom isn’t doing that well,” to the final transition and everything in between.  “One of the most important concepts I have...

COURT RULING GOOD NEWS FOR SENIORS

ATLANTA, GEORGIA- Although seniors in America, 65 and older already have guaranteed access to Medicare and Medicaid, the court ruling today positively affects two areas of medical concern…drug prices and preventative health services. The only potential downside is the individual mandate ruling for seniors under 65. One of the largest benefits of healthcare reform is reducing the amount of money that drug plans under Medicare can charge, when individual coverage lapses.  This “doughnut hole” causes great concern for seniors, especially if they are taking a regiment of highly expensive drugs on an ongoing basis.  It is already estimated that since the program has come into effect, Medicare consumers have saved billions of dollars. Secondly, it is estimated...

SENIORCAREGIVINGTODAY.COM OFFICIALLY LAUNCHES WEBSITE

ATLANTA, GEORGIA- After months of designing, creating, writing and researching Founder and COO, Clarice W. Dowdle has officially launched her website seniorcaregivingtoday.com. The website is targeted toward the baby boomers who are now facing tough and difficult decisions as they try to assist and make choices for their parents and loved ones. Dowdle feels that it is essential to put a “face” on today’s caregiving issues. Her website is the one place where you can get the answers you need to be an effective caregiver for your family member. Unlike other websites that can be confusing and direct you to a variety of other links, Seniorcaregivingtoday.com is user-friendly, well presented, and has a clean yet professional look that is easy to navigate. The...