DERRICK Y. McDANIEL (“Mr. Eldercare 101”)
4 South Orange Ave. Office: 973-532-2713 x 706
South Orange, NJ 07079 e-mail:

Derrick McDaniel works with caregivers to help them provide the best care possible to their loved ones while simultaneously caring for themselves, their finances, and their careers.

He is a recognized expert in the field of Eldercare, a Principal and Managing Director at S.E. & D. Enterprises (dba Caring Hearts of New Jersey Home Care, Caring Hearts NYC Adult Daycare Centers), a privately owned and managed company focusing on the Senior Care industry, an eldercare advocate, senior care consultant, host of the Mr. Eldercare101 podcast and video series and the author of a critically acclaimed new book entitled: Eldercare, The Essential Guide To Caring For Your Loved One And Yourself. Two decades ago he entered the eldercare industry as a client. As the primary caregiver to his grandmother his initial industry experiences were as a care provider to an aging loved one. His experience as a caregiver continues to influence his outlooks as he frequently writes and speaks from a “caregiver-centric” perspective.
Mr. McDaniel’s current professional responsibilities include day-to-day operations management for Caring Hearts of NJ & NYC, and Consulting to private clients. He is also a regular lecturer and frequent contributor of eldercare related articles to international magazines and online publications. Over the past 15 years he has counseled hundreds of families both formally and informally.

Book Review – Positive Community Magazine –

On-Air Interviews:
Recent On Camera Appearances:
WABC-TV – “Here And Now” –
The Root Live – Harriet Cole –

Magazines/Articles/Features – National/International:
Ebony Magazine (Multiple Articles)
Black Doctors (Multiple Articles)
Real Health Magazine
Target Market News –


As Holidays Approach Caregiving Remains A Family Affair
Having The Care Is Needed Conversation
Caring For Your Elderly Loved One And The Satisfaction It Brings
Retirement Income Journal

National Syndicated Radio
Sirius Radio Network –
George Kilpatrick Show

Ash Cash Show
Café Mocha – WBLS-National
NAACP Network – WTHE- National
Radio Stations Additional Markets
New York | Washington DC | Atlanta | Miami | Chicago | St. Louis | Houston
Dallas | Los Angeles | Oakland | Seattle
Mr. Eldercare 101 Podcast
Mr. Eldercare 101 – Podcast #2 – Long Term Care Insurance