to the Sandwich Generation®: a very special
a Sandwich Generationer - an elder/parent caregiver - is a
new role on the stage of life for which no one can ever rehearse.
Becoming a parent to an aging parent presents extraordinary
The challenges to elders are just as daunting. To lose control
of one's life - even the little things - can be shocking and
Carol says, it's not easy to become elderly or a parent
to your parent(s). After all, our society "says"
adults should be able to take care of themselves. But,
as more live well into their 80s and 90s and families
are dispersed across the country, everyone is going
to be involved somehow, some way, in elder care. If
not today, then tomorrow.
site is dedicated to providing timely and timeless in
depth material to "Sandwich Generationers®,"
those sandwiched between aging parents and their own
children, and covers a number of key areas, critical
to elder care -- from aging in general to legal, medical
and financial issues. Many TIPS oriented articles are
offered at minimal cost at the Information
Store. They are geared to help make the challanges
of being a Sandwich Generationer® a little
There is no one right way or wrong way to "do" elder/parent
Every situation and relationship is different.
There is no magic wand to make a tough situation better.
The Sandwich Generation®
site is TIPS and sharing oriented, we would like to hear from
you -- your concerns, your own experiences and TIPS that can
More Information or to Schedule a Program
Call Me (Carol
At 732-536-6215 or
send Email to: SandwchGen@aol.com