For information on Monica's
"A Catholic Guide to Caring for Your Aging Parent"
Monica and Bill began the
Friends of St. John the Caregiver in 2005.
Monica and Bill Dodds
Update: You can read about Monica's illness and death
Monica Dodds began her work with seniors
at the Independent Living Program
of Seattle/King County.
She was the program
coordinator for Northshore Senior Center in Bothell, Wash., and
program manager of Meals of Wheels for Seattle/King County.
She has also served as a member of the Council on Aging for Snohomish County and
chaired its Senior Center Committee.
Monica is the author of "A
Catholic Guide to Caring for Your Aging Parent" (Loyola Press)
and "Praying in the
Presence of Our Lord with St. Thérèse of Lisieux" (Our
Bill Dodds is
the author of more than two dozen books and a frequent contributor
to national Catholic magazines and newspapers.
and Bill are the editors of "My Daily Visitor," a devotional
magazine published by Our Sunday Visitor. The couple also writes the
"Your Family" column, distributed throughout the United States and
Canada by Catholic News Service. For many years they were the
"Family" columnists in the Knights of Columbus magazine, "Columbia."
Their books include "Encyclopedia of
Mary" (Our Sunday Visitor) and "The Joy of Marriage" (Meadowbrook